Definitions for fire alarm

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  1. fire alarm(noun)

    a shout or bell to warn that fire has broken out

  2. fire alarm, smoke alarm(noun)

    an alarm that is tripped off by fire or smoke

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  1. fire alarm(Noun)

    An electromechanical or electronic bell, klaxon, chime, horn, speaker, strobe light or other device which warns people in a building of a possible fire or other condition requiring evacuation.

  2. fire alarm(Noun)

    The sound or other warning made by a fire alarm.

  3. fire alarm(Noun)

    An emergency response to a fire by the fire department with manpower and equipment.

  4. Origin: fire + alarm


Translations for fire alarm

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Feuermelder, FeueralarmGerman
  • alarma de incendios, alarma anti-incendioSpanish
  • palohälytys, hälytys, palohälytin, palovaroitinFinnish
  • alarme incendie, avertisseur d'incendieFrench
  • allarme antincendioItalian
  • 火災警報, 火災警報機Japanese
  • brandalarmDutch
  • brannalarm, brannutrykningNorwegian
  • brandkårsutryckning, brandlarmSwedish

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