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Tocsin

Synonyms for tocsin:

Sense 1

alarum, alarm, carillon.

Sense 2

bell.

Sense 4

warning.

Sense 5

alert.

Other synonyms and related words:

alarum, alert, carillon, flag, caution, red flag, alarm, warning, bell, alarm bell, red light.

Sense 1 (noun)

bell.

Sense 2 (noun)

alarum, alert, alarm, warning.

alarm (noun)

bell, warning, alert, tip off.

alarm bell (noun)

alarm, warning.

tocsin (noun)

alarm bell, warning bell.

warning bell (noun)

alarm bell.

Usage examples for tocsin:

  • At midnight the tocsin rang out upon the night, and the horror began. - "A Short History of France", Mary Platt Parmele.
  • The Tocsin had been right; it was a very short flight. - "The Adventures of Jimmie Dale", Frank L. Packard.
  • The scene changes; the great individual actors in the Revolution enter: the tocsin clangs; the stage is reddened with human blood and wreathed in flames. - "Halleck's New English Literature", Reuben P. Halleck.

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