Aroused to vigilance excited by fear of nearing risk agitated disturbed as an alarmed area an alarmed modesty
- experiencing a sudden sense of risk
- of Alarm
- Aroused to vigilance; excited by concern about approachingu000du000a danger; agitated; disturbed; as, an alarmed neighborhood; an alarmedu000du000a modesty.
Afraid or mindful of something that you've mentioned previously
"disturbed by leads of peril," 1640s, past participle adjective from security (v.).
(imp. & p. p.) of Alarm
- (a.) Aroused to vigilance; excited by fear of nearing risk; agitated; interrupted; as, an alarmed neighbor hood; an alarmed modesty.
Instead of maintaining a firm policy, Giolitti allowed the movement to spread until, towards the autumn of 1893, he became alarmed and drafted troops into the island, though in numbers insufficient to restore order.