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Synonyms for alertness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. watchfulness, wakefulness, vigilance, alertness(noun)

    the process of paying close and continuous attention

    Synonyms:
    alerting, alertness, wakefulness, on the qui vive, sharp-sightedness, weather eye, watchfulness, sleeplessness, vigilance

  2. alertness, alerting(noun)

    a state of readiness to respond

    Synonyms:
    alerting, alertness, wakefulness, on the qui vive, sharp-sightedness, alert, watchfulness, vigilance

  3. alertness, sharp-sightedness, on the qui vive(noun)

    lively attentiveness

    Synonyms:
    alerting, alertness, wakefulness, visual acuity, on the qui vive, sharp-sightedness, watchfulness, vigilance, acuity

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. alertness

    Synonyms:
    acuteness, animation, brilliancy, cleverness, intelligence, keenness, quickness, readiness, sagacity, sense, sensibility

    Antonyms:
    apathy, dulness, insensibility, obtuseness, slowness, sluggishness, stupefaction, stupidity, stupor

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. alertness(n.)

    Synonyms:
    watchfulness, vigilance, circumspection, wariness

  2. alertness(n.)

    Synonyms:
    activity, agility, nimbleness, briskness, smartness, sprightliness, quickness, spryness, promptness, readiness

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

vigilance, awareness, alert, liveliness, vigilant


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