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English definition of “hear warning bells”

hear warning bells

(also warning bells start to ring/sound)
used to describe a situation when people see signs that something bad has started or is going to happen: For me, the warning bells started to ring when she stopped eating properly and lost all that weight.
(Definition of hear warning bells from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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