English version

prior warning/notice

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishprior warning/noticeprior warning/noticeBEFOREa warning or announcement made before something happens The society must give customers prior notice before changing the cost. The bomb exploded without any prior warning. prior
Examples from the Corpus
without ... prior warningNote: Don't ever send an attachment of more than a few hundred kilobytes without prior warning or agreement.You can imagine my surprise, then, when Pikey, without prior warning, started to hum like a top.
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