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a·larm

 (ə-lärm′)
n.
1. Sudden fear or concern caused by the realization of danger or an impending setback. See Synonyms at fear.
2. A warning of existing or approaching danger: The committee's report issued an alarm about the dangerous condition of the town's buildings.
3. A device that is used to warn of danger by means of a sound or signal: a fire alarm.
4. The sounding mechanism of an alarm clock: The alarm went off at 6:30.
5. A call to arms.
tr.v. a·larmed, a·larm·ing, a·larms
1. To fill with alarm or anxious concern. See Synonyms at frighten.
2. To give warning to: "The soldiers ... killed every dog within three miles to prevent a bark that would alarm the enemy" (William Least Heat-Moon).
3. To equip with or protect by an alarm: The dormitory doors are alarmed from 7:00 pm to 7:00 am.

[Middle English, from Old French alarme, from Old Italian allarme, from all'arme, to arms : alla, to the (from Latin ad illa : ad, to; see ad- + illa, neuter pl. of ille, that, the; see al- in Indo-European roots) + arme, arms (from Latin arma; see ar- in Indo-European roots).]

a·larm′ing·ly adv.

alarmed

(əˈlɑːmd)
adj
1. feeling afraid or anxious that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen
2. fitted with a burglar alarm
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.alarmed - experiencing a sudden sense of dangeralarmed - experiencing a sudden sense of danger
afraid - filled with fear or apprehension; "afraid even to turn his head"; "suddenly looked afraid"; "afraid for his life"; "afraid of snakes"; "afraid to ask questions"

alarmed

Translations

alarmed

[əˈlɑːmd] ADJ [voice] → sobresaltado, asustado
see also alarm B

alarmed

[əˈlɑːrmd] adj
(= frightened) → alarmé(e)
Don't be alarmed
BUT Rassurez-vous.
to become alarmed → s'alarmer
to be alarmed at sth, to be alarmed by sth → s'alarmer de qch
(= protected by an alarm) → protégé(e) par un système d'alarme

alarmed

[əˈlɑːmd] adj (person) → allarmato/a; (house, car) → dotato/a di allarme