Definition of 'siren'

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Feet sounded on the deck, the thud of a heavy rope against the hull, the blare of a siren. Innes, Hammond HIGH STAND (2001)He jumped into the car, stuck the bubble light on the roof, and hit the siren and gas. Wood, Bari DOLL'S EYES (2001)She checked her mirrors constantly, half-expecting the chilling siren of a pursuing police car. Mark Burnell THE RHYTHM SECTION (2001)

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Translations for 'siren'

British English: siren /ˈsaɪərən/ NOUN
A siren is a warning device which makes a long, loud, wailing noise. Most fire engines, ambulances, and police cars have sirens.
We heard a police siren.
  • American English: siren
  • Arabic: صَفَّارَةُ الْإِنْذَار
  • Brazilian Portuguese: sirene
  • Chinese: 汽笛
  • Croatian: sirena
  • Czech: siréna
  • Danish: sirene
  • Dutch: sirene
  • European Spanish: sirena alarma
  • Finnish: sireeni
  • French: sirène alarme
  • German: Sirene
  • Greek: σειρήνα
  • Italian: sirena
  • Japanese: サイレン
  • Korean: 경적
  • Norwegian: sirene
  • Polish: syrena sygnał
  • European Portuguese: sirene
  • Romanian: sirenă
  • Russian: сирена
  • Latin American Spanish: sirena
  • Swedish: siren
  • Thai: เสียงสัญญาณเตือนภัย
  • Turkish: siren
  • Ukrainian: сирена
  • Vietnamese: còi báo động


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