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tocsin

noun

Definition of TOCSIN

1
an object intended to give public notice or warning <the tocsin rang out, warning us of the approaching tornado>
Synonyms flag, tocsin
Related Words red light; knell
2
something that tells of approaching danger or risk <noted that a sudden drop in a student's grades may be a tocsin of a serious personal problem>
Near Antonyms all clear

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