A warning or caution: "One Last caveat: Many experts believe that consumers get unsatisfactory results if they do not specify demonstrably what they want” ( Savvy).
A qualification or explanation.
Law A formal notice filed by an interested party with a court or officer, asking for the postponement of a proceeding before filer is heard.
a qualification or exclusion
a notice asking for a postponement of a court continuing
an official notice interesting in land, under a Torrens land-title system
A notice given by an interested party to some officer never to do a specific work until the celebration is heard in resistance
A description of some creation, made to be patented, lodged into the patent office prior to the patent right is applied for, and running as a bar on issue of letters patent to any other person, respecting similar invention.
Intimation of care; warning; protest.
In law, a notice recorded or mentioned in a public company to stop some proceeding being had except after caution to the caveator, or person making the caveat: because, a caveat submitted utilizing the probate judge from the probate of a will.
Figuratively, intimation of care; warning; admonition; hint.
(legislation) a formal notice submitted with a court or officer to suspend a proceeding until filer is offered a hearing