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false alarm

noun [C] uk   us  
an occasion when people wrongly believe that something dangerous or unpleasant is happening or will happen: Three fire engines rushed to the school only to discover it was a false alarm. She thought she was pregnant, but it turned out to be a false alarm (= she was not).
Traducciones de “false alarm”
en chino (tradicionál) 假警報, 虛驚…
en ruso ложная тревога…
en turco sahte alarm, yanlış uyarı…
en chino (simplificado) 假警报, 虚惊…
en polaco fałszywy alarm…
(Definition of false alarm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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