from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A clock that can be set to wake someone up or alert attention at a particular time, as by sounding a bell or buzzer.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A clock which can be so set as to make a loud and continued noise at a particular time, in order to arouse from sleep or attract attention.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A
clockwith an alarmthat can be setto soundat a determined time.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a clock that wakes a sleeper at some preset time
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