Meaning of “alarmist” in the English Dictionary

"alarmist" in American English

See all translations

alarmistnoun [ C ]

us /əˈlɑr·mɪst/

a person who communicates anxiety and fear, esp. unnecessarily:

Some in the insurance industry consider Weiss an alarmist, but others think his predictions are accurate.

(Definition of “alarmist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)