from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The production of needless alarms.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the act of giving, or tendency to give, needless warnings.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tendency to create alarms, or to be alarmed needlessly; a state of needless alarm; the condition or practice of an alarmist.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. needless warnings


alarm +‎ -ism (Wiktionary)


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