Meaning of alarmism in English:


Pronunciation /əˈlɑːmɪz(ə)m/


See alarmist

‘A theory I have is that the alarmism about television and children is a kind of anti-feminism (intentional or unintentional).’
  • ‘This multi-disciplinary study concludes that climate alarmism is unwarranted and counterproductive for the developed world and particularly for the world's energy poor.’
  • ‘But I pointedly and publicly criticized my colleagues when they engaged in alarmism and selective reporting.’
  • ‘The meat and drink of this alliance is alarmism, anxiety and fear [fear’].’
  • ‘The tidal wave caused by global warming alarmism has hit me.’