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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “alarm”

alarm

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈlɑːm/ US  /-lɑːrm/
to make someone worried or frightened
令某人擔心或害怕
I didn't want to alarm him by telling him that she was ill.
我不想讓他擔心,沒有告訴他她生病的事。
Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of alarm verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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