Warning vs Integrity - What's the difference?

warning | integrity |


As nouns the difference between warning and integrity

is that warning is the action of the verb warn; an instance of warning someone while integrity is steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code.

As a verb warning

is .

As an interjection warning

is used to warn of danger in signs and notices.

warning

English

Verb

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    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The action of the verb warn; an instance of warning someone.
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  • Something spoken or written that is intended to warn.
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  • , title= Snakes and ladders , passage=Risk is everywhere. From tabloid headlines insisting that coffee causes cancer (yesterday, of course, it cured it) to stern government warnings about alcohol and driving, the world is teeming with goblins.}}

    Derived terms

    * warning sign

    Interjection

    warning!
  • Used to warn of danger in signs and notices.
  • integrity

    Noun

  • Steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code.
  • The state of being wholesome; unimpaired
  • The quality or condition of being complete; pure
  • (cryptography) With regards to data encryption, ensuring that information is not altered by unauthorized persons in a way that is not detectable by authorized users.
  • (aviation) The ability of a system to provide timely warnings to users when they should not be used for navigation.
  • Derived terms

    * integrous (very rare)

    Synonyms

    (Synonyms) * honesty * uprightness * rectitude * unity * wholeness * purity * goodness * probity * sincerity * virtue * decency