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a·larm·ist

alarmist

 
pronunciation:
lar mihst
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: one who tends to exaggerate dangers and raise undue alarms.
People say that my doctor is an alarmist, so I'm not going to worry about my condition just yet.
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part of speech: adjective
definition: characteristic of an alarmist.