alarm translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "alarm" - English-Spanish dictionary

alarm

noun /əˈlaːm/
something that gives warning of danger, attracts attention etc alarma Sound the alarm! a fire-alarm (also adjective) an alarm clock. sudden fear alarma, susto We did not share her alarm at the suggestion. an alarm clock Alarma Did you set the alarm? alarming adjective disturbing or causing fear alarmante We had some alarming news about Bob. Apparently, he is seriously ill. alarmingly adverb alarmantemente, de forma alarmante The disease is spreading at an alarmingly fast rate. alarmist adjective making people worried and fearful unnecessarily Alarmista The media have been accused of creating an alarmist reaction all over the country. alarm clock noun a clock that makes a noise to wake you up at a particular time Despertador Sheila forgot to set the alarm clock.
(Definition of alarm from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “alarm” in Spanish

Word of the Day

carnival

(a special occasion or period of) public enjoyment and entertainment involving wearing unusual clothes, dancing, and eating and drinking, usually held in the streets of a city

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More