A device that is used to warn of danger by means of a sound or signal:
A signal that warns of imminent danger
A horn or antler figuratively attributed to a cuckold
An electronic device producing a similar sound as a signal or warning:
The sound, image, or message transmitted or received by means of telecommunications.
A statement telling of or an indication providing evidence of impending danger, difficulty, or misfortune:
Alert means a public method of warning people, either to give them vital information or to report danger.
A posted notice bearing a designation, direction, or command:
A warning or alarm, especially a call to arms.
a bell used to sound an alarm
Find another word for tocsin. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tocsin, like: alarm, warn, alarm-bell, horn, siren, signal, warning, alert, bell, sign and alarum.