Translation of "siren" - English-French dictionary

siren

noun countablesiren /ˈsaɪrən/
a device that makes a loud high sound to warn people
sirène feminine

police/ambulance sirens
sirène de police / d'ambulance

The tornado warning siren failed to sound.
La sirène d'alerte à la tornade n'a pas retenti.

(Translation of “siren” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

siren

noun /ˈsaiərən/

a kind of instrument that gives out a loud hooting noise as a (warning) signal

sirène
a factory siren.

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