larum

noun

la·​rum ˈlär-əm How to pronounce larum (audio) ˈler- How to pronounce larum (audio)
archaic
: alarm

Word History

Etymology

short for alarum

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of larum was in the 15th century

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Cite this Entry

“Larum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/larum. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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