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Alert — synonyms, alert antonyms, definition
1. alert (a)
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2. alert (Noun)
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alert (Noun) — Condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action.
ex. "bombers were put on alert during the crisis"
alert (Noun) — A warning serves to make you more alert to danger.
alert (Noun) — An automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger.
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3. alert (Verb)
apprise caution inform notify signal warn
alert (Verb) — Warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness.
ex. "We alerted the new neighbours to the high rate of burglaries"
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4. alert (Adjective)
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alert (Adjective) — Engaged in or accustomed to close observation.
ex. "alert enough to spot the opportunity when it came" ex. "constantly alert and vigilant, like a sentinel on duty" ex. "caught by a couple of alert cops"
alert (Adjective) — Quick and energetic.
alert (Adjective) — Mentally perceptive and responsive.
ex. "an alert mind" ex. "alert to the problems"