raise/sound the alarm

idiom

Definition of raise/sound the alarm

: to warn people Economists have raised/sounded the alarm about a possible recession.

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“Raise/sound the alarm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/raise%2Fsound%20the%20alarm. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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