Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A watch provided with an alarm which can be set to strike at a given moment, in order to attract attention.

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Examples

  • I rose generally at midnight, waking at the proper time; but if I wound up my alarm-watch, then I used not to awake in time.

    Autobiography of Madame Guyon

  • I rose generally at midnight, waking at the proper time; but if I wound up my alarm-watch, then I used not to awake in time.

    The Autobiography of Madame Guyon

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