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sirennoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɑɪ·rən/
  • siren noun [C] (DEVICE)

a device that makes a loud warning noise: The terrible wail of sirens signaled a disaster.
  • siren noun [C] (WOMAN)

(in ancient Greek literature) a creature who was half woman and half bird, whose singing brought ships into dangerous waters
(Definition of siren from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"siren" in British English

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sirennoun [C]

uk   /ˈsaɪə.rən/  us   /ˈsaɪr.ən/
(Definition of siren from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “siren”
in Korean 사이렌…
in Arabic صُفّارة الإنْذار…
in Malaysian siren…
in French sirène…
in Russian сирена…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝置, 警報器,汽笛…
in Italian sirena…
in Turkish siren, (ambulans, itfaiye vb.) ikaz düdüğü…
in Polish syrena…
in Spanish sirena…
in Vietnamese còi báo động…
in Portuguese sirene…
in Thai เสียงหวอ…
in German die Sirene…
in Catalan sirena…
in Japanese サイレン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 装置, 警报器,汽笛…
in Indonesian sirine…
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