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ring/sound alarm bells

If something rings/sounds alarm bells, it makes you start to worry because it is a sign that there may be a problem 敲警钟;发出危险信号;引起警觉 The name rang alarm bells in her mind. 这个名字引起了她的警觉。 Threats and warnings
Translations of “ring/sound alarm bells”
in Chinese (Traditional) 敲警鐘, 發出危險信號, 引起警覺…
(Definition of ring/sound alarm bells from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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