Definition of Alarums

1. Noun. (plural of alarum) ¹



2. Verb. (archaic) (rare) (third-person singular of alarum) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Alarums

1. alarum [v] - See also: alarum

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alarums

alarmers
alarming
alarmingly
alarmingness
alarmism
alarmisms
alarmist
alarmists
alarmone
alarms
alars
alarsite
alarum
alarumed
alaruming
alarums (current term)
alarums and excursions
alary
alaryngeal
alaryngeal speech
alas
alaskas
alastor
alastors
alastrim
alastrims
alatae
alataes
alate
alated

Literary usage of Alarums

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1. The Applications of Physical Forces by Amédée Guillemin (1877)
"The systems of alarums are at least as numerous as those of telegraphic apparatus themselves. We must limit ourselves to the explanation of one or two of ..."

2. Narrative of an Explorer in Tropical South Africa: Being an Account of a by Sir Francis Galton (1889)
"... Travelling Compass—MS. and other Almanacs—Watches and alarums—Large Packs of Lions—• A Tale learnt from Tracks—Accidents with Guns—Methods of carrying ..."

3. The Telephone, the Microphone and the Phonograph by Th. Du Moncel (1879)
"CALL-BELLS AND alarums. The call-bells applied to telegraphic service have been arranged in different ways. When the vibrating bells are in use, ..."

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