Definition of Alarm in English :
Define Alarm in English
Alarm meaning in English
Meaning of Alarm in English
Pronunciation of Alarm in English
Alarm pronunciation in English
Pronounce Alarm in Englishsee synonyms of alarm
a device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
an automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger
fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised
Example Sentences:'I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview''The news of the executions horrified us'
6. alarm, alert
warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness
Example Sentences:'The empty house alarmed him''We alerted the new neighbors to the high rate of burglaries'
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