Example sentences for: alarm

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

  • Still, you have to wonder about the crazy English language, in which your house can burn up and burn down at the same time, in which you fill in a form by filling out a form, in which you add up a column of figures by adding them down , in which your alarm clock goes off by going on , and in which you first chop down a tree--and then chop up a tree.

  • The latter highlights European leaders' "serious alarm" at the shield, which could damage military and diplomatic ties across the Atlantic, and (somehow less likely) provoke an arms race with Russia and China.

  • But no wiser, only a bit farther into the walk, with a sudden hunger pang, the gut's alarm bell, sounding dinner hour.

  • As I had caught the most fish that day, I won a bottle of scotch, but my friends' wives viewed with some alarm our return bearing among us about fifty fluke, all of which needed cleaning and, of course, either eating or freezing.

  • La Repubblica of Rome, under the headline "Israel in Alarm," pointed out that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has now "embarked substantially on the same path" as his predecessor Yitzhak Rabin, the third anniversary of whose assassination is imminent.

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