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English definition of “alarmed”

alarmed

adjective (PERSON)    /əˈlɑːmd/ US  /-lɑːrmd/
[after verb] worried or frightened by something: I was a bit alarmed at/by how much weight she'd lost . [+ to infinitive] I was alarmed to hear that she was coming. [+ that] I'm rather alarmed that we haven't heard anything.Anxious and worried
(Definition of alarmed adjective (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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