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noun as in alarm

noun as in seductress

noun as in signal

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A surveillance video from a private home, broadcast by WRC-TV, shows a moped traveling near Seventh and Kennedy streets NW followed by a police vehicle with its lights and siren on.

The statement said the officer was traveling westbound on East Capitol Street and approaching Southern Avenue with his emergency lights and sirens activated.

Horns honking, planes making their very-final descent, sirens heckling from around the neighborhood — they come with the territory of performing outdoors in any city.

In fact, it would be hard to draw more attention without the help of some sirens and a bullhorn.

Harmon cranked up his siren and flashed the cruiser’s red and blue lights.

The garrulous assistant to a fading screen siren in Clouds of Sils Maria.

Anyway, Hurley magically built a career from it, and is still smiling and siren-ing.

That song would soon morph from the jaunty clip of the light rail to the siren sounds of jazz.

As I stepped into the main building that housed Unit C, an earsplitting siren blared suddenly and a dozen strobes flashed.

Half an hour after I had returned to my old apartment from Jaffa, an air raid siren went off.

He came close to having convulsions when a squad car passed on the next street west, its siren wailing.

The soldier of Revolution must not be lured from the field of battle by the siren song of love.

That police car, roaring up from behind, siren a-scream, smashed into the tail end of their job.

The officers of the Siren saw them also, and sent their boats into the harbor to aid the fugitives, if necessary.

A little while afterwards the Canada's siren began to wail and squeal with a horrible mockery of painful cries.


On this page you'll find 47 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to siren, such as: bell, horn, signal, warning, and whistle.

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