Meaning of “warning/alarm bells start to ring/sound” in the English Dictionary

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"warning/alarm bells start to ring/sound" in British English

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warning/alarm bells start to ring/sound

used to describe an occasion when you realize that something is wrong:

When Frank suggested coming to stay for a couple of days, alarm bells started to ring in my head.

(Definition of “warning/alarm bells start to ring/sound” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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