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Pronunciation of Alarms: Learn how to pronounce Alarms in English correctly

Learn how to say Alarms correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word alarm:

verb (transitive)
to fill with apprehension, anxiety, or fear
to warn about danger; alert
to fit or activate a burglar alarm on a house, car, etc
noun
fear or terror aroused by awareness of danger; fright
apprehension or uneasiness ⇒ the idea of failing filled him with alarm
a noise, signal, etc, warning of danger
any device that transmits such a warning ⇒ a burglar alarm
the device in an alarm clock that triggers off the bell or buzzer
short for alarm clock
(archaic) a call to arms
(fencing) a warning or challenge made by stamping the front foot
Derived Forms
aˈlarming adjective
aˈlarmingly adverb
Word Origin
C14: from Old French alarme, from Old Italian all’arme to arms; see arm²