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

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech 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 warn No Data
alarm 5 Fear resulting from the awareness of danger No Data Noun fear alarming, unalarming
alarm 3 A device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event No Data Noun device 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 frighten No Data
consternation 2 Fear resulting from the awareness of danger No Data Noun fear alarming, unalarming
dismay 2 Fear resulting from the awareness of danger No Data Noun fear alarming, unalarming
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 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 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 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 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 frighten No Data
alarm clock 0 A clock that wakes a sleeper at some preset time No Data Noun clock No Data
alarm 0 A clock that wakes a sleeper at some preset time No Data Noun clock No Data
warning signal 0 An automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger No Data Noun signal No Data
alert 0 An automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger No Data Noun signal No Data
alarm 0 An automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger No Data Noun signal No Data
alarm system 0 A device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event No Data Noun device No Data
warning device 0 A device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event No Data Noun device No Data
alarum 0 An automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger No Data Noun signal No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Alarms" have?

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The word "Alarms" has 19 meanings. The most frequent meaning is alert.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Alarms"?

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The word "Alarms" has 183 hyponyms which are: alarm, caution, forewarn, threaten, apprehension, creeps, frisson, horror, hysteria, intimidation, panic, scare, stage fright, timidity, acoustic device, adapter, afterburner, agglomerator, airfoil, appliance, applicator, aspergill, autopilot, bait, billiard marker, bird feeder, blower, bootjack, breathalyzer, breathing device, bubbler, buffer, catapult, charger, clip-on, comb, comforter, conductor, contraceptive, converter, corer, corrective, crusher, cryptograph, cutoff, dampener, damper, deflector, dental appliance, depressor, detector, diestock, drive, drop forge, elastic device, electrical device, electronic device, energizer, exercise device, explosive device, fan, filter, fire extinguisher, flare, fumigator, gas fixture, groover, guard, heat exchanger, heater, holding device, horn, hydrofoil, imprint, indicator, instrument, interlock, interrupter, jig, key, keyboard, kinetoscope, knocker, lift, lifting device, lighter, machine, magnet, mechanism, memory device, musical instrument, nest egg, noisemaker, optical device, override, paper feed, peeler, pick, power takeoff, prod, prompter, pull, reflector, release, remote control, reset, restraint, router, runner, scratcher, shoehorn, shoetree, shooting stick, shredder, signaling device, snowshoe, sounder, source of illumination, stabilizer, stemmer, straightener, strengthener, stylus, suction cup, support, sweatbox, synchroflash, take-up, teaser, throwing stick, tilter, tongs, toy, trap, trigger, valve, vaporizer, ventilator, washboard, water cooler, awe, bluff, consternate, dismay, intimidate, spook, terrify, alarm clock, analog clock, chronometer, cuckoo clock, digital clock, electric clock, pendulum clock, system clock, time clock, turret clock, wall clock, water clock, all clear, animal communication, bugle call, curfew, distress signal, dog-ear, drumbeat, electronic signal, high sign, input signal, output signal, phone number, radio beacon, radio beam, recording, retreat, starting signal, storm signal, symbol, telegraphic signal, ticktack, time signal, visual signal, whistle.

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

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

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What are the synonyms for the word "Alarms"?

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The word "Alarms" has no synonyms.

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