burglar alarm Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “burglar alarm” in the English Dictionary

"burglar alarm" in British English

See all translations

burglar alarmnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​device on a ​building that gives a ​warning such as making a ​loudnoise or ​flashing a ​light, or ​tells the ​police, if someone ​tries to ​enter the ​buildingillegally
(Definition of burglar alarm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"burglar alarm" in Business English

See all translations

burglar alarmnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​device on a ​building that makes a loud ​noise or tells the ​police if someone ​tries to ​enter the ​buildingillegally
(Definition of burglar alarm from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “burglar alarm”
in Chinese (Simplified) 防盗警报器…
in Turkish hırsız alarmı…
in Russian сигнализация…
in Chinese (Traditional) 防盜警報器…
in Polish alarm (przeciwwłamaniowy)…
What is the pronunciation of burglar alarm?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day