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alarm

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  • nounfeeling of sudden fear
  • nounwarning, signaling device
  • verbupset
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Synonyms for alarm

noun feeling of sudden fear
  • anxiety
  • apprehension
  • consternation
  • dismay
  • dread
  • horror
  • nervousness
  • panic
  • scare
  • tension
  • terror
  • trepidation
  • unease
  • uneasiness
  • distress
  • fright
  • strain
  • stress
  • cold feet

Antonyms for alarm

  • assurance
  • calm
  • calmness
  • collectedness
  • composure
  • confidence
  • contentment
  • ease
  • encouragement
  • happiness
  • peace
  • tranquility
  • health
  • quietness
  • repose
  • security
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to alarm

affright

verb. frighten
  • alarm
  • daunt
  • fright
  • intimidate
  • panic
  • scare
  • spook
  • startle
  • terrify

agitate

verb. disturb, trouble someone

agitating

verb. disturb, trouble someone

alarm clock

noun. clock that wakes sleeper

alert

verb. warn

alert

noun. warning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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