Definition of 'panic button'
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The easy part is hitting the panic button. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The panic button also sends an audio feed to the call centre. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The alarm was raised when a panic button was triggered. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Time to hit the panic button? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Has she hit a panic button? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Should we press the panic button? Times, Sunday Times (2008)The brute's unsuspecting victim frantically hit a panic button to alert guards. The Sun (2012)In answer to'Who first hit the panic button? The Times Literary Supplement (2011)If he is shown the door, it will smack of hitting the panic button. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As soon as he saw me hit the panic button, he ran out. The Sun (2014)And there are panic buttons in each room and motion detectors in the Escape. The Sun (2008)He called at a nearby house for help but the owner hit her panic button, alerting cops. The Sun (2013)But such was her fear of him she had a panic button put in her flat and slept with a hammer under her pillow. The Sun (2011)I scanned the room looking for the panic button. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Panic buttons could be hit again tomorrow if US jobs data disappoint. Times, Sunday Times (2010)WALES will refuse to press the panic button despite their dismal defeat to Argentina. The Sun (2012)He's right to hit the panic button '. The Sun (2012)But the chairs are tied down and, as in all the rooms, there is a red panic button. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But that won't necessarily stop them hitting the panic button if it all goes pear-shaped in the next two games. The Sun (2013)And despite seeing his side squander a chance to stretch their lead at the summit, the Italian is not hitting the panic button. The Sun (2010)My brain hits the panic button; I bottle it and grab the anchors. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The Sunderland boss continues to take pride in them losing only once, insisting there is no need to hit the panic button just yet. The Sun (2014)A PET dog used his paw to hit a panic button when his owner collapsed with a suspected heart attack. The Sun (2013)
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