ALARM: BE ALARMED

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  • alarmed — a|larmed [ ə larmd ] adjective 1. ) not usually before noun frightened or worried that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen: Don t be alarmed, it wasn t a serious accident. alarmed by/at: Economists are alarmed at the prospect of a new… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Alarm management — is the application of human factors (or ergonomics as the field is referred to outside the U.S.) along with instrumentation engineering and systems thinking to manage the design of an alarm system to increase its usability. Most often the major… …   Wikipedia

  • Alarmed — Alarm A*larm , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Alarmed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Alarming}.] [Alarm, n. Cf. F. alarmer.] 1. To call to arms for defense; to give notice to (any one) of approaching danger; to rouse to vigilance and action; to put on the alert. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alarm — A*larm , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Alarmed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Alarming}.] [Alarm, n. Cf. F. alarmer.] 1. To call to arms for defense; to give notice to (any one) of approaching danger; to rouse to vigilance and action; to put on the alert. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alarm (disambiguation) — Alarm may refer to: *Alarm magazine, a music art magazine based in Chicago, IL. *Alarm, a device that gives an audible or visual warning of a problem or condition *ALARM, (Air Launched Anti Radiation Missile) a British anti radiation missile… …   Wikipedia

  • alarmed — (adj.) disturbed by prospects of peril, 1640s, pp. adjective from ALARM (Cf. alarm) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • alarm — ► NOUN 1) anxious or frightened awareness of danger. 2) a warning of danger. 3) a warning sound or device. ► VERB 1) frighten or disturb. 2) (be alarmed) be fitted or protected with an alarm …   English terms dictionary

  • alarm — [[t]əlɑ͟ː(r)m[/t]] ♦♦♦ alarms, alarming, alarmed 1) N UNCOUNT: oft with/in N, N over/about n Alarm is a feeling of fear or anxiety that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen. The news was greeted with alarm by MPs... She sat up in alarm …   English dictionary

  • alarm */*/ — I UK [əˈlɑː(r)m] / US [əˈlɑrm] noun Word forms alarm : singular alarm plural alarms 1) [uncountable] fear or worry that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen There was a note of alarm in her voice. cause for alarm (= something to be… …   English dictionary

  • alarm — 01. Firefighters rushed to the building after the [alarm] went off. 02. If there is a fire, pull the [alarm], and then get out of the building. 03. On the Titanic, many poor passengers on the lower decks did not hear the [alarm] until it was too… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • alarm — {{11}}alarm (n.) early 14c., from O.Fr. alarme (14c.), from It. all arme to arms! (lit. to the arms ). An interjection that came to be used as the word for the call or warning (Cf. ALERT (Cf. alert)). Extended 16c. to any sound to warn of danger… …   Etymology dictionary

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