Synonyms for tocsin:
alarum, alarm, carillon.
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
alarm bell (noun)
alarm bell, warning bell.
warning bell (noun)
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.