Alarming: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Antonyms Hypernym Attributes
alert 9 Warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness The empty house alarmed him, We alerted the new neighbors to the high rate of burglaries Verb No Data No Data warn No Data
alarm 2 Fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview, The news of the executions horrified us Verb No Data No Data frighten No Data
alarm 1 Warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness The empty house alarmed him, We alerted the new neighbors to the high rate of burglaries Verb No Data No Data warn No Data
dismay 0 Fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview, The news of the executions horrified us Verb No Data No Data frighten No Data
appal 0 Fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview, The news of the executions horrified us Verb No Data No Data frighten No Data
appall 0 Fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview, The news of the executions horrified us Verb No Data No Data frighten No Data
horrify 0 Fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview, The news of the executions horrified us Verb No Data No Data frighten No Data
alarming 0 Frightening because of an awareness of danger No Data Adjective appalling, atrocious, awful, baleful, bloodcurdling, chilling, creepy, formidable, ghastly, hairy, petrifying, stupefying, terrific unalarming No Data alarm
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How many meanings does the word "Alarming" have?

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The word "Alarming" has 8 meanings. The most frequent meaning is alert.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Alarming"?

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The word "Alarming" has 11 hyponyms which are: alarm, caution, forewarn, threaten, awe, bluff, consternate, dismay, intimidate, spook, terrify.

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Is the word "Alarming" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Alarming" has a maximum frequency of 9.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Alarming"?

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The word "Alarming" has 13 synonyms which are: appalling, atrocious, awful, baleful, bloodcurdling, chilling, creepy, formidable, ghastly, hairy, petrifying, stupefying, terrific.

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