Translation of "alarm" - English-German dictionary


noun /əˈlaːm/

something that gives warning of danger, attracts attention etc

der Alarm; Alarm…
Sound the alarm!
a fire-alarm
(also adjective) an alarm clock.

sudden fear

die Besorgnis
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


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