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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.Threats and warnings
(Definition of hear warning bells from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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