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Meaning of ALARUM

Pronunciation:  u'larum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger
 

ALARUM is a 6 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: alarm, alert, warning signal
 
 See Also: alarm bell, burglar alarm, fire alarm, foghorn, fogsignal, horn, red flag, sign, signal, signaling, siren, tocsin

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A*lar"um\ (?; 277), n. [OE. alarom, the same word as
alarm, n.]
See {Alarm}. [Now Poetic]

Note: The variant form alarum is now commonly restricted to
      an alarm signal or the mechanism to sound an alarm (as
      in an alarm clock.)

 

 

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