Definition of 'alarming'
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But he was still her sister's husband and the fanatical words of the speech came back to her, alarming her. THE WHITE DOVE (2001)The image of 1834 was familiar enough: the reality would have been vastly more preposterous and alarming. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (2001)
The sky above the mountains was an alarming mass of bruises, there was a taste of snow in the air. MIDDLE AGE: A ROMANCE (2001)
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Translations for 'alarming'
British English: alarming /əˈlɑːmɪŋ/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is alarming makes you feel afraid or anxious that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen.
The statistics were even more alarming.
- American English: alarming
- Arabic: مُفْزِع
- Brazilian Portuguese: alarmante
- Chinese: 令人担忧
- Croatian: uznemirujući
- Czech: znepokojivý
- Danish: alarmerende
- Dutch: alarmerend
- European Spanish: alarmante
- Finnish: hälyttävä
- French: alarmant
- German: beunruhigend
- Greek: ανησυχητικός
- Italian: allarmante
- Japanese: 警戒心をいだかせる
- Korean: 놀라운
- Norwegian: urovekkende
- Polish: zatrważający
- European Portuguese: alarmante
- Romanian: alarmant
- Russian: тревожный
- Spanish: alarmante
- Swedish: oroväckande
- Thai: ซึ่งน่าตกใจ
- Turkish: ürkütücü
- Ukrainian: тривожний
- Vietnamese: đáng ngại
Definition of alarming from the Collins English Dictionary
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