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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who frightens others needlessly.

Usage examples (32)
  • Without wishing to sound alarmist, the direct and indirect effects of stress on health can be serious.
  • Just to be clear, being alarmist is not my nature nor how I write my posts.
  • ALP, your second post above illustrates the difficulty (is that too-alarmist a word?) associated with this topic.
  • I had Greg's "alarmist" post in mind i.e. fraud, etc. for more
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