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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “raise the alarm”

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raise the alarm

to make people understand the danger of something
發出警報;報警
A local doctor was the first to raise the alarm about this latest virus.
當地一名醫生最先就這種最新病毒向人們發出警告。
Threats and warnings
Translations of “raise the alarm”
in Russian поднимать тревогу…
in Turkish birini tehlikeye karşı uyarmak, ikaz etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出警报, 报警…
in Polish podnieść alarm…
(Definition of raise the alarm from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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