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Questions with the noun Alarm

3 examples:

Who would have thought the wasabi alarm would turn out possible?

Kate always sleeps through her alarm. Speaking of which, have you seen her yet today?

Speak of change, and the world is in alarm. And yet where do we not see change?
(Francis Wright)

Sentences with the noun Alarm

68 examples:

Sound the alarm!

Tom set his alarm.

The alarm went off.

Turn off the alarm.

Tom heard the alarm.

He cried out in alarm.

He leapt back in alarm.

My alarm didn't go off.

I see no cause for alarm.

Tom turned off the alarm.

Mayuko jumped up in alarm.

Set the time on the alarm.

The deer darted off in alarm.

I just heard an alarm go off.

In case you sleep, set the alarm.

The alarm went off at five-thirty.

I wake up at the sound of the alarm.

I overslept because my alarm didn't go off.

My alarm didn't go off. That's why I was late.

If there is a big earthquake, the alarm will sound.

The birds flew away in alarm when they saw the cat.

I went on sleeping because the alarm didn't go off.

The alarm went off and a red light started flashing.

Don't go onto the crossing when the alarm is ringing.

Much better to be woken by the birds than by an alarm.

They sounded the alarm when they saw the enemy approaching.

The alarm was heard ringing at an early hour on the second floor.

I'm in love with the snooze button on my alarm. Too bad my boss isn't.

In France, we leave alone those who start fires, but we persecute those who sound the alarm.

If you look at life one way, there is always cause for alarm.
(Elizabeth Bowen)

If you hide a sick person, your lamentation alarm will only announce his death.
(African proverb)

Hands-free feature could unintentionally turn off alarm.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Bill Belichick's failed move might not be cause for alarm.
(USA Today - NFL, )

But residents were reassured that there was no cause for alarm.
(The New York Times - World News, )

But her daughter, 10, ran out of the house and raised the alarm.
(Daily Mail - News, )

You can understand why the Church of Scientology feels such alarm.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Sounding the alarm are the Friends of Richmond Park in west London.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The alarm went off at 5.30am. He was on the Newmarket gallops by six.
(The Independent - Racing, )

A new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics raises the alarm.
(Forbes - Business, )

The alarm was triggered by exhaust gasses and manure produced by the flock.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

At first, Shura figured, the spilled drink didn’t seem like cause for alarm.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Her mother Lynn, left, raised the alarm when she could not contact her daughter.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Its built-in accelerometer can detect punches and kicks and will trigger an alarm.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

China has been building new islands in the South China Sea to the alarm of its neighbours.
(BBC News - World News, )

So the virus has to find a way to enter the cells of the human body without tripping the alarm.
(Science Daily - News, )

Once your alarm goes off the app asks you to play one of three games to show how alert you are.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The German software can detect Glass users on a network - and even kick them off or sound an alarm.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Police receive calls about a wallaby in Kingsclere, but the RSPCA says there is no cause for alarm.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

The alarm never went off, you’re not sure where the backpacks are, and lunch hasn’t been packed.
(NBC Today, )

His 'Sound the Alarm' features notable guests, including Estelle, Anthony Hamilton and Gary Clark Jr.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Created by California-based Nest Labs, the device gives a spoken Heads Up warning before sounding the alarm.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A proposed rule from the Obama administration would change that, and veterans groups are sounding the alarm.
(Fox News - Politics, )

A Porter Airlines flight from Toronto to Montreal had to be diverted when an alarm went off in the bathroom.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

The alarm keeps going off in the wing of the hotel where the Patriots are staying before Sunday's Super Bowl.
(UPI - Sports News, )

Win Butler wants the United States to Wake Up, but ESPN wasn’t about to allow him the platform for his alarm.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

An alarm is set for 7am for example, and at this time, the user who set the alarm receives a call from a member.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The alarm was first raised in Thorne, near Doncaster, after high levels of bacteria were found in water samples.
(Daily Mail - News, )

When he was diagnosed with a low-grade lymphoma at age 50 and learned he weighed over 300 pounds, it sounded an alarm.
(Science Daily - News, )

TSA agents searching a checked suitcase after an alarm went off at LaGuardia Airport didn't find the usual contraband.
(CNBC, )

The Jet2 flight was about to leave Prague International Airport bound for Glasgow when airline staff raised the alarm.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

As the machine began to pull Mr Aspden into the mechanism James followed his father's instructions and raised the alarm.
(Daily Mail - News, )

'Arabella and me this morning when we slept through the alarm...LONG night,' the 32-year-old New York-based heiress said.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The alarm was one of several in East Africa where governments have sought to counter the Shabab, a militant group based in Somalia.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

The recent publication of a simple procedure for creating a CRISPR-Cas9-mediated gene drive has some researchers sounding the alarm.
(Nature Biotechnology, )

A rocket launch by Californian company SpaceX was called off just when the countdown reached zero, as onboard computers raised an alarm.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Famous small venues which have hosted the likes of Kaiser Chiefs and Coldplay, are closing, to the alarm of musicians and music promoters.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Police were called to Breydon Water, near Great Yarmouth, shortly after 11.20am on Thursday after a member of the public raised the alarm.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Armed police sealed off flats in Lincoln after officers responding to an alarm were confronted by a man carrying what was thought to be a gun.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Sentences with the verb Alarm

6 examples:

I didn't want to alarm you.

I did not want to alarm you.

All children alarm their parents, if only because you are forever expecting to encounter yourself.
(Gore Vidal)

Not to alarm you, but your daily morning regimen might be harming the planet's oceans.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The company behind brands Marmite and Pot Noodle have come up with a new way to alarm your tastebuds this Easter.
(The Independent - Food & Drink, )

I do not wish to alarm you, rest of Canada, but Toronto has this strange, warm feeling about its hockey team right now.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

Negative sentence with the verb Alarm

1 example:

Music-streaming competitors say Apple's move into the industry doesn't alarm them and won't lead them to alter their strategies.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )


3 examples:

What was that alarm for?

Do you have your alarm set for the wee hours of the morning, in order to check and see if you won a waiver wire claim in a fantasy football league?
(UPI - Sports News, )

Our existence depends on a bit of evolutionary genius aptly nicknamed “fight or flight.” But where in our brain does the alarm first go off, and what other parts of the brain are mobilized to express fear and remember to avoid danger in the future?
(Science Daily - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

The alarm sounded.

I set the alarm to 7.

Set the alarm for six.

The alarm woke up Mayuko.

Tom set his alarm for 2:30.

Someone turned the alarm off.

There is no cause for undue alarm.

If the alarm rings, walk, don't run.

He set the alarm before going to bed.

I thought you set the alarm for 2:30.

The thief ran away when the alarm rang.

The alarm rang and everyone rushed out.

In case the alarm rings walk, don't run.

I won't wake up even if the alarm rings.

Although the alarm rang I failed to wake up.

The alarm rang and everyone had to evacuate.

The news caused alarm throughout the village.

The news of the accident caused public alarm.

The ground started to shake and the alarm rang.

The alarm sent everyone rushing out of the room.

She went to bed, having set the alarm for seven.

She gave a small cry of alarm and fled to the bathroom.

No one knew what the alarm signaled when it sounded that afternoon, but, with the exception of those few unlucky enough to have been so engrossed in their work as to not notice it, everyone made it out of the building alive.

Morning comes whether you set the alarm or not.
(Ursula K. Le Guin)

Even the rustling of leaves will alarm the hare.
(Latin proverb)

I don't set the alarm to get up. I get up when I feel like it.
(Patricia Highsmith)

It's nice to see that look of alarm on the faces of the others.
(Graham Chapman)

We are right to take alarm at the first experiment upon our liberties.
(James Madison)

He who says we shall hear what happened never responds to any alarm of agency.
(African proverb)

The tocsin you hear today is not an alarm but an alert: it sounds the charge against our enemies.
(Georges Jacques Danton)

Ruggie requires users to stand on it to stop alarm.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Microsoft has developed an new app, Mimicker Alarm.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Mobile accessory emits smell of bacon when alarm rings.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Microsoft has announced a new alarm for Android phones.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

A reader wants find a free alternative to Zone Alarm Pro.
(Rick Maybury in The Telegraph - Technology, )

With a blast of the alarm Andy Collins jumps into action.
(The Independent - World News, )

Traders sound the alarm on one tech giant after earnings.
(CNBC, )

A forthcoming report dials back the alarm on global warming.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Twice a day, Koen Hughes' medicine alarm beeps and sputters.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Ripken's mother activated key alarm to alarm man with handgun.
(USA Today - Sports, )

All these photos were taken by family members and caused alarm.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Venture capitalist Bill Gurley sounded the alarm in Silicon Valley.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Starting with a 7am flight from Heathrow (which means a 4am alarm).
(The Independent - Food & Drink, )

At night time, the Edge screen can show the time, alarm and weather.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Winsome Brown in “Hit the Body Alarm,” at the Performing Garage.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Its describes its alarm function as 'a natural bio-hack wake up time'.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

How an alarm empire grew out of the ashes of the Czech Velvet Revolution.
(BBC News - World News, )

The site of a fireball streaking across the sky in Australia cause alarm.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Attorney general reports figures, shows alarm at the extent of the damage.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Experts say it’s a cause of alarm for impending skin cancer later in life.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A pressure cooker has caused alarm at an elementary school in South Florida.
(Justin Carissimo in The Independent - World News, )

Gates sounded alarm on MRAPs while key Pentagon officials dragged their feet.
(USA Today - World, )

The increase in shark attacks on the NSW coast has raised alarm but no answers.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

But analysis has raised the alarm that this could be reaped from other companies.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The IOC and USOC didn't express additional alarm after the second suicide bombing.
(USA Today - Sports, )

It's sort of like breaking the glass on an alarm to allow the button to be pushed.
(Science Daily - News, )

Drake student pleads guilty after eerie post on social media app causes campus alarm.
(USA Today - National, )

Alarm grows as militant group advances in province west of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.
(USA Today - World, )

Public funding cuts by the state government raises alarm about race's future in Austin.
(USA Today - Motor Sports, )

New album by the iconic Stax organist and bandleader, 'Sound the Alarm,' is out June 25.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

It’s not her part that might alarm the children; it was the role played by her mother.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Taylor Lautner and "Tracers" costar Marie Avgeropoulos are sounding the new-couple alarm.
(Nardine Saad in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Kym Worthy, who stood alone in sounding alarm about abandoned rape kits, isn't alone now.
(USA Today - National, )

A general alarm had been sounded by the time he returned and laid his weapon on the ground.
(Kim Murphy and Ned Parker in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Four reports, the most recent last week, have sounded the alarm over lax UK border controls.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Bonds and small caps sound the alarm, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Options Action traders.
(CNBC, )

A New Mexico teen invented an alarm to alert people if they leave their children in hot cars.
(CNN - Technology, )

The obesity epidemic among children has caused alarm throughout the United States and Canada.
(Science Daily - News, )

If you like your mornings like you like your coffee—caffeinated—this is the alarm for you.
(USA Today - World, )

The outspoken Dimitri Seluk is never shy to express his opinion, but this one will alarm City.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Like a hammer shattering glass, the alarm broke the silence of our West Yellowstone motel room.
(Dan Blackburn in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

A picture of French journalists on the roof of Charlie Hebdo's offices sounded the first alarm.
(CNN - World News, )

Great tits have different alarm calls for different predators, according to researchers in Japan.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Alarm over Ebola infected doctors being sent home for treatment unwarranted, says epidemiologist.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A graduate has developed a rape alarm that for £10 a month can send your location to the police.
(Radhika Sanghani in The Telegraph - Technology, )

Researchers sounded the alarm, saying that the toxic substance in fish is increasing all the time.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The Microsoft Garage Project called Mimicker Alarm is now ready to wake up sleepyheads everywhere.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

When the alarm light starts blinking in the control room of a factory, the problem has already occurred.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers show how DNA repair proteins sound the alarm to threats, pointing to a novel cancer therapy.
(Science Daily - News, )

We have asked for our landlord to up security with a dummy camera or alarm - but he isn't keen on the idea.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Anti-austerity party Syriza could win snap elections in Greece, which would alarm several European leaders.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Daniel Pauly is sounding the alarm over global fish harvests, but others think he is making too much noise.
(Nature, )

Doctors have expressed alarm at a seemingly sharp fall in the number of people having the seasonal flu jab.
(BBC News - Health, )

The engineer disconnected all the other phone lines in the house - including the one used by the house alarm.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Here are 10 reasons why the program is so expensive and why, as word spreads, it is sure to cause more alarm.
(Forbes - Education, )

Worried neighbours in Salisbury, Wiltshire raised the alarm after Joan Schrama was not seen for several days.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Apps like Microsoft's strange Mimicker Alarm or Apple's Music Memos can keep you entertained on a stormy day.
(CNET News - Politics and Law, )

UNESCO will likely watch the disaster unfold with great alarm as it is pinned on El Niño and climate change.
(Tech Times - Science, )

A pair of Winnipeggers are sounding the alarm over how people with mental illness are treated in the workplace.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Attacks, threats and hate speech have yielded alarm among many Jews and stern language from government leaders.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Neither would you choose to lose two MPs over the issue and least of all to compete with an ear-jangling alarm.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

A scorpion hitched a ride to Victoria, and then went home with a local shopper, much to her surprise and alarm.
(All Points West in CBC News - Canada, )

An environmental group is raising the alarm about potential damage from a train derailment near Banff last week.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

The device looks like a smartwatch, but is equipped with an SOS button that sends out an alarm in times of need.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Two Ottawa-based sleep doctors are sounding the alarm about the serious health consequences of sleep deprivation.
(Kristy Kirkup in CBC News - Health, )

If it detects a drop in heart rate, which suggests you're dozing off, it sounds an alarm on a phone (illustrated).
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Yaya Toure has caused alarm at Manchester City by admitting that he would be open to a move to Paris Saint Germain.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Senegal’s achievement came as the virus rampaged in neighboring countries and contagion alarm continued to mount.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The deteriorating plight of civilians trapped in Syria's conflict has raised alarm among international aid agencies.
(BBC News - World News, )

But when Pyongyang announced this week that it had tested its first hydrogen bomb, laughter quickly turned to alarm.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

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