alarm bell

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Synonyms for alarm bell

the sound of an alarm (usually a bell)

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MikeBoroBoy Yesterday's Boro Banter vote Is Matthew Bates right to ring the relegation alarm bells? Yes 87.5% No 12.5% Boro Banter vote at Should Matthew Bates remain as Boro captain for the rest of the season?
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"What we are hearing now is the alarm bell for Christianity in Iraq," stated Bishop Abouna.
Montgomeryshire MP Lembit Opik, leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats, and chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Astronomy and Space Environment Group, said the event, in California, should be an alarm bell to anyone who still believed the asteroid threat was science fiction.
Lord Robertson said the Kosovo campaign was "an alarm bell also ringing on our weaknesses.
SWINDON has only received 41 entries for its annual Produce Stakes, which has set alarm bell rings ringing.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Imran Khan has said reports in Indian and international media on Modi government's ethnic cleansing of Muslims should ring alarm bells across the world.
PM Imran Khan took to Twitter and stated: 'Reports in Indian and international media on Modi Govt's ethnic cleansing of Muslims should send alarm bells ringing across the world that the illegal annexation of Kashmir is part of a wider policy to target Muslims.'
This threatens 9 million Kashmiris under siege in IoK for over 2 weeks which should have sent alarm bells ringing across the world with UN Observers being sent there." PM Imran further said the threat also extends to Pakistan, the minorities in India and in fact the very fabric of Nehru and Gandhi's India.
Designed by Dutch artist Bouke Groen, it will "ring alarm bells" for visitors about the fate of wetlands, which are disappearing three times faster than forests.
Typically such a grand idea, tied inevitably to the public purse, set off a few alarm bells. But Javid's has some thought behind it; he insists it will be run at arms-length from government, free from Westminster's political tussles and favours, and that it will be tasked with providing a return above borrowing costs.
Nicola Sturgeon's airline tax break U-turn and shift in support for Heathrow expansion should "set alarm bells ringing" in the northeast, an MP has said.
Labour health spokeswoman Monica Lennon said: "These figures should set alarm bells ringing for the health secretary."