vigilant Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"vigilant" in British English

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vigilantadjective

uk   us   /ˈvɪdʒ.ɪ.lənt/
always being ​careful to ​notice things, ​especiallypossibledanger: Following the ​bombscare at the ​airport, the ​staff have been ​warned to be ​extra vigilant.
vigilantly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of vigilant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"vigilant" in American English

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vigilantadjective

 us   /ˈvɪdʒ·ə·lənt/
being very ​careful to ​notice things, esp. ​signs of ​danger: Securitypersonnel need to be more vigilant in ​checkingbags and ​packages.
vigilance
noun [U]  us   /ˈvɪdʒ·ə·ləns/
The vigilance of a ​motherfoxprotects her ​young from ​danger.
(Definition of vigilant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vigilant”
in Chinese (Simplified) 警觉的, 警戒的, 警惕的…
in Turkish uyanık, tetikte, dikkatli…
in Russian бдительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 警覺的, 警戒的, 警惕的…
in Polish czujny…
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