Origin of alarm clock
Examples from the Web for alarm clock
Kelley slept like a top, but woke at the first faint dawn, with the precision of an alarm-clock.They of the High Trails|Hamlin Garland
Peter bent over his table, on which the wheels and springs of an alarm-clock were laid in careful rows.The Jack-Knife Man|Ellis Parker Butler
Alarm-clock, one which can be set so as to ring loudly at a certain hour to wake from sleep or excite attention.
The alarm-clock does set on the shelf where it always sets all day long.The Story of Opal|Opal Whiteley
Or attach a bell and let it be caused to ring at a certain point in the motionwhat was that but an alarm-clock?Time Telling through the Ages|Harry Chase Brearley