Translation of "alarm" - English-French dictionary


noun /əˈlaːm/

something that gives warning of danger, attracts attention etc

alerte; réveil (-matin)
Sound the alarm!
a fire-alarm
(also adjective) an alarm clock.

sudden fear

We did not share her alarm at the suggestion.
alarming adjective

disturbing or causing fear

We had some alarming news about Bob. Apparently, he is seriously ill.
alarmingly adverb

de façon alarmante

(Translation of “alarm” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)