Alarmed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈlɑːrmd|  American pronunciation of the word alarmed
Brit.  |əˈlɑːmd|  British pronunciation of the word alarmed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto alarm
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto alarm

adjective

- experiencing a sudden sense of danger

Examples

Environmentalists are alarmed by the increase in pollution.

He was alarmed to discover that his car was gone.

The whole building is alarmed.

We were alarmed at the news of the earthquake.

The rapid spread of the disease has alarmed many people.

Persistent rumors that the business is for sale have alarmed the staff.

You are alarmed and agitated by the lamentations of those ladies.

These events alarmed him into submission.

We are all alarmed by the rise in violent crime.

Natalie was alarmed by the news, and with reason.

But, lest you should be alarmed, if I don't come home by ten, don't expect me.

The empty house alarmed him

the general appearance of sluggishness alarmed his friends

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