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alert (n):
an automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger
alert (n):
a warning serves to make you more alert to danger
alert (n):
condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action
Samples
bombers were put on alert during the crisis
alert (v):
warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness
Samples
The empty house alarmed him.
We alerted the new neighbors to the high rate of burglaries

Related Words: alarm
alert (a):
engaged in or accustomed to close observation
Samples
caught by a couple of alert cops.
alert enough to spot the opportunity when it came.
constantly alert and vigilant, like a sentinel on duty

Related Words: watchful
alert (s):
mentally perceptive and responsive
Samples
an alert mind.
alert to the problems.
alive to what is going on.
awake to the dangers of her situation.
was now awake to the reality of his predicament

Related Words: alive
alert (s):
quick and energetic
Samples
a brisk walk in the park.
a lively gait.
a merry chase.
traveling at a rattling rate.
a snappy pace.
a spanking breeze

Related Words: brisklivelyzippy
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Cut your coat according to your cloth

Ayağını yorganına göre uzat.
Live within your income; don't be too ambitious in your plans.


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