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alarm

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈlɑːm/
to make someone worried or frightened: I don't want to alarm you but he really should be here by now.Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
Translations of “alarm”
in Korean 걱정시키다, 불안하게 만들다…
in Arabic يُقلِق…
in Portuguese alarmar…
in Catalan alarmar…
in Japanese ~を心配させる, 不安にさせる…
in Italian allarmare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令某人擔心或害怕…
in Russian тревожить…
in Turkish birini endişelendirmek, korkutmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 令某人担心或害怕…
in Polish niepokoić…
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