Translation of "ring/sound alarm bells" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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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。

(Translation of “ring/sound alarm bells” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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