alarma

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See also: alarmá and alarmà

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compression of a l'arma! (to the arms!). Cf. French alarme, Italian all'arme.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alarma f (plural alarmes)

  1. (military) alarm (a call to arms in preparation against an approaching enemy)
  2. (by extension) alarm (a warning of any type of danger)
  3. (psychology) alarm (fear or apprehension caused by a perceived danger)

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Verb[edit]

alarma

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of alarmar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of alarmar

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish alarma.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧lar‧ma

Noun[edit]

alarma

  1. an alarm
    1. any sound or information intended to give notice of approaching danger; a warning sound to arouse attention; a warning of danger
    2. a mechanical device for awaking people, or rousing their attention
    3. an instance of an alarm ringing, beeping or clanging, to give a noise signal at a certain time

Verb[edit]

alarma

  1. to alarm
    1. to give (someone) notice of approaching danger
    2. to rouse to vigilance and action; to put on the alert
    3. to surprise with apprehension of danger; to fill with anxiety in regard to threatening evil; to excite with sudden fear

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

alarmo +‎ -a.

Adjective[edit]

alarma (accusative singular alarman, plural alarmaj, accusative plural alarmajn)

  1. alarming

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

alarma

  1. third-person singular past historic of alarmer

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

alarma

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of alarmar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of alarmar

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French alarmer

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

a alarma (third-person singular present [please provide], past participle [please provide]1st conj.

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈlarma/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian all'arme, allarme; see also French alarme.

Noun[edit]

alarma f (plural alarmas)

  1. alarm (a summons to arms)
  2. alarm (a sound intended to give notice of approaching danger)
  3. alarm (a mechanical device for rousing attention)
  4. alarm (sudden surprise with fear of danger)
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

alarma

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of alarmar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of alarmar.

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