Synonyms for false alarm

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There is a false alarm of police, and the game is suddenly stopped.

This was only a false alarm; there was no need to make a fuss.

Anyone giving a false alarm by shouting "Deer" is fined five.

After all it proved to be a false alarm, for no one came in sight.

I perceived that the hero of the false alarm was one of the players.

Yet, army boy that he was, he hated to give what might be called a false alarm.

If he can do neither, he is punished for giving a false alarm.

False alarm or no, the Major was half dressed before I came on here.

By-the-bye, I should tell you that was a false alarm I sounded about my uncle!

In three minutes all was ready; but happily it proved to be a false alarm.

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