argus-eyed, open-eyed, vigilant, wakeful(adj)
carefully observant or attentive; on the lookout for possible danger
"a policy of open-eyed awareness"; "the vigilant eye of the town watch"; "there was a watchful dignity in the room"; "a watchful parent with a toddler in tow"
Watchful, especially for danger or disorder; alert; wary
Be vigilant for signs of disease in your garden.
Origin: From vigilant or its source, vigilans, present participle of vigilare, from vigil.
attentive to discover and avoid danger, or to provide for safety; wakeful; watchful; circumspect; wary
Origin: [L. vigilans, -antis, p. pr. of vigilare to watch, fr. vigil awake: cf. F. vigilant. See Vigil.]
Vigilant is a science fiction novel written by the Canadian author James Alan Gardner, published in 1999 by HarperCollins Publishers under its various imprints. The book is the third volume in Gardner's "League of Peoples" series, after Expendable and Commitment Hour.
The numerical value of vigilant in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of vigilant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You have to stay vigilant.
We learned we need to be more vigilant in our biosecurity measures.
I'm not building a bunker yet, but we definitely have to stay vigilant.
We need to be vigilant and discourage people who start fires willy nilly.
It does not apply to people living in the country, except we have to be vigilant.
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Translations for vigilant
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- зорък, бдителенBulgarian
- vigilantCatalan, Valencian
- wachsam, umsichtig, aufmerksamGerman
- varuilla, valpasFinnish
- զգաստ, զգոնArmenian
- forsiktig, oppmerksomNorwegian
- atent, precaut, vigilentRomanian
- uppmärksam, försiktigSwedish
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