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Synonyms for Siren

Synonyms for Siren

Words related to Siren

a sea nymph (part woman and part bird) supposed to lure sailors to destruction on the rocks where the nymphs lived

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a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive

a warning signal that is a loud wailing sound

an acoustic device producing a loud often wailing sound as a signal or warning

eellike aquatic North American salamander with small forelimbs and no hind limbs

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When we had got within earshot of the land, and the ship was going at a good rate, the Sirens saw that we were getting in shore and began with their singing.
Oahu residents in areas surrounding Campbell Industrial Park may also hear a whooping tone following the siren test.
People in both Wallasey and Liverpool's Baltic Triangle reported hearing a bizarre "wartime" siren yesterday morning.
The "attack warning" siren will be added to monthly tests of Hawaii's "attention alert" siren which signals for natural disasters such as hurricanes, tsunamis and earthquakes, according to the (http://www.
The siren network is usually deployed to warn the 1.
Do you know that in that airport, they would have to have a siren before the planes land?
An advanced siren system is installed across Kuwait and it features three different tones or sounds, each with different meaning.
When the rocket sirens go off in this warehouse district of Ashkelon, no one stops to take a picture with their cell-phone of the Iron Dome intercepting the rockets, and everyone knows exactly where to run.
Yahia Al-Rabahi, an ambulance driver for the private Al-Amal Hospital in Sana'a, said when he turns his siren on, it does not have its desired effect.
Southern California Edison, an electric utility and an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, said on Friday that the annual siren test for the recently retired San Onofre nuclear plant will take place 16 October 2013.
The mythology of this book is interesting, and the shape-shifting, man-eating sirens are unique, a welcome change after countless books about vampires.
Let's assume the siren is a precursor to an airborne attack, what is the populace supposed to do when they hear a siren as there is nowhere to hide from a blockbusting Scud?
aspx) so that places where the siren were not heard can be identified.
aspx), he added pointing out the need to locate the places where the sirens were not heard so that they can be provided later.
All very traumatic to a small child but always there and to think that the organisers of the service are debating as to whether or not to sound the siren is to me quite unacceptable.