alarma

alarma(
ah
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lahr
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mah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (device)
a. alarm
La alarma contra incendios se disparó porque alguien prendió un cigarrillo dentro del edificio.The fire alarm went off because somebody lit a cigarette inside the building.
2. (electronics)
a. alarm
Mañana tenemos que madrugar. Pon la alarma a las 7 am.We have to wake up early tomorrow. Set the alarm for 7 am.
3. (warning)
a. alarm
Un guardia dio la alarma cuando se dio cuenta que se habían fugado dos prisioneros.A guard raised the alarm when he noted two prisoners had escaped.
4. (fear)
a. alarm
El aumento del acoso en las escuelas sembró la alarma entre los padres y profesores.The increase in bullying in schools caused alarm among the parents and teachers.
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alarma
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. alarm
2. (military)
a. call to arms
dar la alarmato raise the alarm
cundió la alarmapanic spread
alarma antirroboburglar alarm
alarma contra incendiosfire alarm
alarma
alarm
falsa alarma false alarm; dar la alarma to raise the alarm; con creciente alarma with growing alarm; with growing concern; timbre de alarma alarm bell; voz de alarma warning note; señal de alarma alarm signal
alarma aérea air-raid warning
alarma antiincendios fire alarm
alarma antirrobo [de coche] car alarm; anti-theft alarm; [de casa] burglar alarm
Asientos y volante en cuero, climatizador, [alarma antirrobo,] elevalunas eléctricos, dirección asistida, "airbag"..., en fin, de todo. Para proteger al Mondeo de los despiadados ladrones, están disponibles dos tipos de [alarmas anti-robo.]
alarma de incendios fire alarm
alarma de ladrones burglar alarm
alarma social public alarm
no había motivo para la alarma social there was no cause for panic o public alarm
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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