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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “false alarm”

false alarm

noun [C]
 
 
an occasion when people wrongly believe that something dangerous or unpleasant is happening or will happen
假警报;虚惊
Three fire engines rushed to the school only to discover it was a false alarm.
3辆救火车疾驰到学校,结果却发现是假火警。
She thought she was pregnant, but it turned out to be a false alarm (= she discovered she was not).
她以为自己怀孕了,但后来发现是一场虚惊。
Threats and warningsFaults and mistakes
(Definition of false alarm from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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