Example sentences for: alarm

How can you use “alarm” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • What's more, after later discovering an unfamiliar set of keys in my pocket, I subsequently realized that apparently, while stumbling around in a stupor after shutting off the alarm clock, I'd put on my girlfriend's pants by mistake.

  • For the second alarm, see FDNY interview 6, HQ (Jan.

  • The Italian papers raised the loudest alarm.

  • The two great child scares of the week, the "chicken flu" crisis in Hong Kong and the 600-plus epileptic fits caused by the flashing red eyes of a TV cartoon monster in Japan, caused most of the world's newspapers to sound the alarm.

  • Lake has two problems: 1) his (inadvertent, he says) failure to sell some energy stocks in 1993, when he became national security adviser; and 2) Republican alarm that he might be a dangerous lefty, based on his 1970 resignation from the National Security Council over Nixon's invasion of Cambodia, and on his more recent refusal to confirm that Alger Hiss was a staff Soviet spy.

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