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Sentences with the noun Alarms

7 examples:

New tests offer better detection but often more false alarms.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

But he conveniently left unstated that his alarms come with an unaffordable and wasteful $1 trillion pricetag.
(Forbes - Business, )

Its app detects signs of quakes when outside, while its alarms can be fitted to buildings to warn homeowners or staff.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Outlook When you get an approach from a lobby group representing Nigerian business leaders, your suspicion alarms go haywire.
(The Independent - Business, )

Kevin Rudd has revealed no alarms were raised with the highest levels of government about the home insulation scheme after workers died.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Foreign dignitaries are pouring into Aceh, where the tsunami alarms will sound on Boxing Day as a reminder of the 170,000 lives lost 10 years ago.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Titilayo Ajala from Milton Keynes and Henretta Offae from Derby were working a night shift at Westlands care home in Olney, near Milton Keynes, when they allegedly turned off the alarms of 19 patients and went to sleep.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

We didn't hear any alarms.

Today, we had two false alarms.

All the houses were shaking and alarms were ringing everywhere.

The vehicles jumped frantically and their alarms shouted for help.

Every sound alarms.

Whom a serpent has bitten a lizard alarms.
(African proverb)

Whom a serpent has bitten, a lizard alarms.
(Romanian proverb)

It is not death, it is dying that alarms me.
(Michel de Montaigne)

Alarms are pinging and jagging into hearing.
(The Independent - Health & Families, )

Spate of elbow injuries this season alarms MLB teams, doctors.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Those false alarms could lead to a $4,000 fine for the surfer.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

It's not only sugar that raises alarms for people with diabetes.
(Fox News - Health, )

The prospect alarms U.S. pilot-union leaders and air-safety experts.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

A fire rose to seven alarms in Allston, Massachusetts, on Wednesday.
(NBC News, )

Under new rules, landlords will be required to install working alarms.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Claims of special ingredients or exercise-free loss are surefire alarms.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

At the same time, JOANA reduces the number of false alarms to a minimum.
(Science Daily - News, )

Death of two men in Australia, linked to synthetic cannabis, raises alarms.
(Tech Times - Health, )

People are setting their alarms to pre-order the iPhone 6 at midnight Friday.
(USA Today - Money, )

A company called Roost has released a smart battery designed for smoke alarms.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The move encourages word-of-mouth marketing but is bound to raise privacy alarms.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Their coach might be sounding alarms, but the Ducks continued to thrill Wednesday.
(Lance Pugmire in Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

The programs set off alarms in checked luggage, which had to be re-checked by hand.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Experts around the world sound alarms over the destruction of historical Syrian sites.
(USA Today - World, )

Gold stayed surprisingly quiet Monday despite alarms from Greece, China and Puerto Rico.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Carbon monoxide alarms have become a legal requirement in all new homes in Northern Ireland.
(BBC News - Health, )

After a string of fatal crashes, manufacturers have begun installing audible alarms on some planes.
(USA Today - National, )

A nurse who switched off disabled people's alarms so he could sleep on his night shift is struck off.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Man, who had admitted turning off patient-monitor alarms, lost his job after a veteran died last year.
(USA Today - National, )

The noise of the explosions was deafening, shaking the ground, shattering windows, setting off car alarms.
(The Independent - World News, )

Copper plummeted to six-year lows as alarms continue to sound about China's economic and financial health.
(CNN - World Business, )

It's not the fact that oil prices are declining that alarms Jim Cramer, it's the velocity of the oil beast.
(CNBC, )

A strong earthquake has shaken buildings in Tokyo, setting off car alarms as it rattled the Japanese capital.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

This has been variously attributed to better burglar alarms, more CCTV and fewer young men in the population.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

Police briefly evacuated the U.S. Capitol and its visitors' center on Tuesday as alarms sounded in both buildings.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Additionally, a good deal of guess work or so-called "false alarms" also comes into play as the distance increases.
(Science Daily - News, )

Home Depot was slow to raise its defenses against hackers despite alarms from computer experts as far back as 2008.
(The New York Times - Business, )

A computer systems bug causes smartphone alarms to trigger an hour early in Queensland, Australia, causing confusion.
(BBC News - Technology, )

One American hospital successfully reduced audible alarms as a way to combat alarm fatigue and improve patient safety.
(Science Daily - News, )

Renewed shelling and bombing around the border town of Arsal raised new alarms about the spread of Syria’s civil war.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Tsunami alarms sounded in the port of Valparaiso and authorities issued a tsunami alert for the country's entire coast.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Swedish officials have ordered a hotel made entirely out of ice to install fire alarms under National Housing Board rules.
(UPI - Odd News, )

The Amazon Echo is a wireless, voice-controlled speaker that can play back music, set alarms, and fill out shopping lists.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

Legitimate yelps of pain along with klaxons sounding alarms are reverberating throughout the Pentagon due to sequestration.
(UPI - News, )

Conservative senators and at least one MP have raised alarms about some of the provisions in the proposed fair elections act.
(Leslie MacKinnon in CBC News - Politics, )

An intelligent system that predicts when alarms might be triggered could greatly improve the management of industrial plants.
(Science Daily - News, )

With the acquisition, Google’s portfolio of Internet-connected devices expands from smoke alarms and thermostats to small cameras.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Federal officials have stepped up screening for travelers who might have Ebola, and they expect their tighter net to produce false alarms.
(NBC News Health, )

Malware raises the cost of doing business by $1.3m a year, largely due to the burden of responding to false alarms, according to a survey.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

The hospital implemented a novel cost-effective approach during a six-week pilot program that resulted in a drastic drop in audible alarms.
(Science Daily - News, )

Building regulations are to be changed to ensure carbon monoxide alarms are fitted when gas appliances are installed in Scottish properties.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Nest Labs announced it is stopping sales of its smart smoke alarms because of a defect that can cause owners to inadvertently turn them off.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

First Alert, known for smoke and carbon monoxide detector/alarms, is offering a different kind of protection -- for you and your belongings.
(Judi Dash in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Novak Djokovic's French Open mitigation should have sounded alarms across the tennis world: instead it almost resembled personal reassurance.
(The Independent - Tennis, )

Nest is allowing activity wristbands, colour-changing light bulbs and cars to communicate and control its smart thermostats and smoke alarms.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Before a major data breach, Home Depot was slow to raise its defenses against hackers despite alarms from security experts as far back as 2008.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

A fog machine at an outdoor art installation in downtown Pittsburgh has led to firefighters being called to the scene at least twice for false alarms.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Moves by Apple and Google to put some smartphone data out of the reach of police and the courts are raising alarms inside U.S. law-enforcement agencies.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Regional business groups, many strongly tied to their countries’ governments, are buying influential news outlets, raising alarms about press freedom.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Google-owned Nest Labs Inc halted to sales of its smoke alarms after it discovered a possible defect that could cause users to turn it off unintentionally.
(Reuters in CBC News - Business, )

Government regulators said that they have approved Nest Labs' plans to fix a feature in its smoke alarms that could prevent them from sounding immediately.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Some residents of Australia's Victoria state say a government smartphone app meant to warn of fire danger has either failed to work or created false alarms.
(UPI - Science News, )

Producers have installed alarms in the property that alert housemates to head for shelter - and they have already sounded twice within the first week of use.
(Daily Mail - News, )

U.S. search engine Google Inc. said Monday it will plunk down $3.2 billion in cash for Nest Labs Inc., a maker of Internet-linked thermostats and smoke alarms.
(UPI - Business News, )

A British inventor shared a video of his solution for people who sleep through alarms -- a "High Voltage Ejector Bed" that flings occupants from their comfort.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Rice University engineers designed a system to save infants left in cars by texting parents, setting off visual and audio alarms, and absorbing heat in the car.
(UPI - Health News, )

Edmonton Fire Rescue responded to the four-storey building on Hammond Gate, located just off 199 Street and Lessard Road, for an alarms ringing alert at 1:30 a.m.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

The arrest of five journalists in Myanmar this week is raising alarms among press watchdogs that the government is clamping down on newfound journalistic freedoms.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

The New York startup unveils its new Smart Home Kit for $249, offering a way for do-it-yourselfers to create doorbells, pet fish feeders or open-refrigerator alarms.
(CNET News, )

Rapid industrialization, agricultural mismanagement and metals production are all contributing to contamination that is raising alarms about food and physical health.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Tomosynthesis, or 3-D mammography, detects more cancers and causes fewer false alarms than regular tests, say researchers who compared data from 13 screening centers.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Government regulators on Wednesday said that they have approved Nest Labs' plans to fix a feature in its smoke alarms that could prevent them from sounding immediately.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Highly sensitive people, known as HSPs, often respond more intensely to alarms, crowds and high-pressure situations, but they are more empathic and conscientious as well.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Initial unemployment claims dropped back to a level indicating moderate job growth last week after a spike the previous week raised alarms about the labor market recovery.
(Jim Puzzanghera in Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

Swag given to attendees of the South By Southwest festival set off airport security alarms Wednesday, leaving passengers complaining of long delays as they tried to head home.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Pennsylvania scientists found the scan, also known as digital breast tomosynthesis, also led to a 15 per cent drop in patients being unnecessarily recalled due to false alarms.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

It's known as 'the strongroom', hidden behind two heavy steel doors that set off security alarms each time they are unlocked by the very small number of people who have access.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The fire alarms in a London flat complex where Sharon Rosser, 23, died after she tried to save her fiance Oscar Silva had been switched off two years earlier, her inquest heard.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A group of hard-core 'animal rights' activists, have armed themselves with thermal imaging cameras, rape alarms, and flashlights to try and disrupt the cull, due to begin in weeks.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Boston Medical Center has dramatically cut the number of patient monitor alarms in an effort to eliminate so-called "alarm fatigue," when overwhelmed staff fail to properly respond.
(Fox News - Health, )

Our senses aren't infallible, of course – goodness knows how many false alarms and unexpected illnesses we've all had – but it's the most reliable early warning system we've got.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

Breast-cancer screening with three-dimensional imaging finds more invasive cancers and yields fewer false alarms than standard digital mammograms alone, according to a large new study.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

A federal proposal to require mining and energy firms to report all payments that are made to First Nations and the companies they operate is raising alarms with industry representatives.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

The tremor happened a mile under the cathedral city at 6.30pm, and residents told the British Geological Survey it set off car alarms, rattled glasses and - for one - the 'whole bed shook'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Warning alarms in AirAsia flight QZ8501 were "screaming" as the pilots desperately tried to stabilise the plane just before it plunged into the Java Sea last month, a crash investigator says.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Researchers have tested the reliability of seven techniques against their record of predicting flares and non-flare events correctly, as well as their history of missed flares and false alarms.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Internet security world and the media have sounded alarms about potential vulnerabilities for consumers using “desktop” browsers to visit websites that may be running bogus server code.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The DIY retailer used a disappointing first quarter update to launch the Homefit service where plumbers, electricians and handymen will install boilers, lay carpets and fit alarms for a fixed price.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

His conviction on espionage charges in 1978 raised alarms about the federal government’s use of wiretaps without court orders and spurred passage of the 1978 Federal Intelligence Surveillance Act.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen raised alarms Friday about rising income inequality in the US, saying it "greatly" concerned her and suggested the trend was incompatible with American values.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A new government report counts hundreds of times U.S. doctors and hospitals raised false alarms about possible Ebola cases, finding that fewer than one in five warranted even additional investigation.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

Sidney Gavignet has “six or sevenalarms to keep him safe while crossing the Atlantic on the 3,500-mile Route du Rhum race from piratical St. Malo in Brittany to Guadeloupe in the French West Indies.
(The Independent - Sailing, )

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet L. Yellen raised alarms Friday about rising income inequality in the U.S., saying it "greatly" concerned her and suggesting the trend was incompatible with American values.
(Jim Puzzanghera in Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

Faces are everywhere — even when they're not, strictly speaking, supposed to be.Now, new research reveals the brain processes that underlie these facial false alarms, a phenomenon called "face pareidolia.
(NBC News Science, )

The noise of several alarms - including one that indicated the plane was stalling - can be heard going off in recordings from the black box in the Airbus A320-200's cockpit before it crashed in the Java Sea.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Debt-laden companies are on track to borrow a record $1 trillion this year in the nonbank "shadow lending" system, and regulators are sounding alarms about one of its fast-growing funders: individual investors.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

The fact that advertisers track what consumers do online is common knowledge, but federal regulators raised alarms Tuesday about just how much data are being collected and how they're used to profile consumers.
(Robert Faturechi in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

A wave of explosions killed a passer-by and wounded at least nine other people early Thursday morning across the Nile from Cairo, raising alarms about a pattern of attacks by diffuse groups against retail stores.
(The New York Times - World News, )

At the Hockey Hall of Fame awards ceremonies Monday when it was announced on national television that Pat Quinn would not be participating in the celebrations “due to illness,” alarms went off across the country.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

When a meteor exploded over the Russian city of Chelyabinsk in February, pieces of the bus-sized space rock hit the ground while its detonation shattered windows, set off car alarms and injured more than 1,000 people.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

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