burglar alarm

noun

Definition of burglar alarm

:a device that makes a loud noise (such as a ringing sound) if someone tries to enter a building by using force

Word by Word Definitions

burglar play
  1. : one who commits burglary

alarm play
  1. : a call to arms

  2. : a signal (such as a loud noise or flashing light) that warns or alerts

  3. : sudden sharp apprehension and fear resulting from the perception of imminent danger

  1. : to strike with fear

  2. : disturb, excite

  3. : to give warning to


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