Đồng nghĩa của alert

Alternative for alert

alerts, alerted, alerting

Đồng nghĩa: attentive, lively, nimble, on the job, prompt, ready, watchful, dull, slow, torpid,

Adjective

Quick to notice any unusual and potentially dangerous or difficult circumstances
attentive vigilant watchful observant wary circumspect aware heedful careful cautious guarded perceptive canny chary cagey considerate gingerly prepared ready wise hip safe tentie tenty wired on the lookout on guard on the watch on your toes open-eyed on one's toes on the alert switched on all ears Argus-eyed psyched up on the job on the qui vive fast on the draw keeping a weather eye on keeping a weather eye open keeping one's eyes open keeping one's eyes peeled awake on the ball wide-awake prudent conservative mindful leery discreet keen regardful sharp on your guard eagle-eyed sharp-eyed hawk-eyed calculating wide awake suspicious beady-eyed quick concentrating keen-eyed on tiptoe not missing a trick apprehensive focused scrupulous paying attention wakeful focussed gimlet-eyed politic intent with eyes peeled acute hesitant discriminating intelligent thoughtful clear-sighted with eyes like a hawk sharp-sighted reluctant judicious discerning unsleeping alive bright reserved active restrained rapt listening carefully lynx-eyed heads up sensitive keeping a weather eye on things searching rigorous penetrating diligent assiduous conscientious interested deliberate measured reticent fastidious agog anxious delicate frugal diplomatic tactful provident thrifty sagacious sparing clever spirited close sensible softly-softly moderate controlled watching out thinking twice precautious noncommittal playing safe walking on eggs watching one's step on alert handling with kid gloves keeping on one's toes with it good hands attending with reservations with one's eyes skinned with weather eye open looking to keen-sighted with one's eyes open keeping your eyes peeled looking for bright-eyed and bushy-tailed on toes waiting on conscious concerned protective unhurried timid precautionary observing sage sleepless squeamish dainty watching punctilious taking notice hooked glued detailed perky defensive keeping one's eyes skinned expectant thorough playing one's cards close to one's chest non-committal meticulous concentrated painstaking quick-witted vague unrevealing fully awake wide-eyed strategic close-lipped having eyes in the back of your head with one's eyes opened jazzed minute agile astute responsive perspicacious overcareful overcautious percipient studious heeding noticing judgmatic close-mouthed judgmatical listening tentative committed earnest deep intense methodical all there whip-smart kid-glove shrewd suspecting forethoughtful upon one's guard reckful having foresight like a clam civil reasonable temperate on lookout worldly-wise not rash uneasy clued up with your wits about you on top of vital on the stick lively quick off the mark quick on the uptake clued-in doubting unwasteful saving sly loath distrustful sceptical dubious shy mistrustful doubtful belt-and-braces hedging one's bets walking on egg shells with one's eyes peeled taking it slow surveying understanding advertent discovering deducing correct eager detecting contemplating considering questioning comprehending intentive observative X-ray eye not missing much afraid nervous averse disinclined mean parsimonious stingy iffy inhibited miserly constrained skeptical economical particular artful wily subtle far-sighted cunning crafty gentle guileful slippery slick foxy smart savvy pawky sapient heads-up argute tactical skilful long-headed skillful forehanded forearmed calm gradual secretive patient evasive elusive tight-lipped insomniac equivocal polite sympathetic gracious respectful courteous insomnious sharp-witted foresighted knowing astir waking designing manipulative devious scheming Machiavellian hardheaded clear-eyed suss sussed hard-boiled heady street smart dexterous dextrous ingenious nimble-witted street-smart hep streetwise as sharp as a tack able having fancy footwork smooth adroit disingenuous conniving unscrupulous contriving old dead routine repetitious mind-numbing boring monotonous tedious ho-hum tiresome stale flat unvaried unexciting tiring wearisome insipid uninteresting humdrum dull premeditating slim unadventurous considered sound informed unenterprising rational expedient enlightened commonsensical advisable insightful sober logical sane practical desirable efficacious accurate sophisticated seemly profound well-advised well judged just well-judged judicial common-sense well thought out well advised seasonable

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Able to think clearly and intellectually
quick bright sharp keen agile nimble spirited active acute astute brilliant clever fast hyperintelligent intelligent lively smart supersmart ultrasmart brainy exceptional perceptive sprightly brisk all there with it on the ball quick-witted quick off the mark quick on the uptake sharp-witted bright-eyed and bushy-tailed genius discerning penetrating perspicacious shrewd gifted observant whip-smart knowing wise able ingenious canny savvy nimble-witted intellectual piercing knowledgeable precocious erudite quick-thinking ready learned rational scholarly cerebral fine searching apt accomplished resourceful talented inventive percipient probing wide awake profound whiz skilful adept witty skillful sage sensitive intuitive penetrative discriminating educated critical incisive subtle rapier-like capable finely honed sapient adroit insightful expert sagacious masterly competent creative virtuoso sharp as a tack intent delicate alive enlightened proficient argute highbrow effective academic good prudent bookish effectual heady deft dexterous dextrous logical crack elite responsible well read deep sensible quick on the trigger excellent quick on the draw superior eggheaded choice whip Einstein whiz kid first-rate genial first-class well-read very intelligent superintelligent clear-headed precise aware swift PDQ prompt judicious inquisitive gnostic refined fastidious exquisite cultured studious bluestocking receptive minute mentally keen einstein swotty sharpened egghead sophisticated slick razor-like curt vigorous wired mercurial razor sharp razor-sharp well educated streetwise crafty cluey book smart smart as a whip thinking keen-witted well-informed cute hardheaded clear-sighted clear-eyed pawky acuminous heads-up long-headed understanding instructed imaginative calculating together comprehending original hard-boiled accurate exact foxy very smart not missing a trick fit qualified skilled having smarts nobody's fool efficient not born yesterday know how many beans make five experienced smart as a tack knowing how many beans make five sharp-sighted having a good head on one's shoulders having no flies on fitted suitable powerful with all one's wits about one practised tasty suited equal masterful adequate cunning easy effortless practiced equipped endowed strong trained worthy prepared know the ropes artful up to speed up to it au fait know backwards and forwards highly endowed up to snuff know one's onions wily suss amenable eager docile analytical well informed extraordinary informed teachable politic consummate thoughtful cultivated sly ace master polished hotshot hot ratiocinative top-notch media-savvy handy trainable philosophical reflective star tasteful foresighted lettered whetted well-honed sharp-edged steely innovative selective quick to learn trenchant insighted inspired enterprising no dummy innovational fertile elaborate trailblazing innovatory originative Promethean literate scientific schooled cagey cagy pioneering concise worldly complex exacting analytic intriguing detailed vigilant urbane unprovincial seasoned artistic deviceful widely read tutored crisp succinct punchy pithy clear fly sentient conversant cognizant engrossed absorbed with great knowledge well-taught thinking outside the box to the point clued-up with-it worldly-wise tuned-in having been around familiar acquainted conscious phenomenal forward mature wizard remarkable great top-drawer stellar class act out of the ordinary have smarts old beyond one's years have the goods got it shining at top-hole advanced for one's age ahead of one's peers dynamite well versed au courant clued up genned up top-shelf

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Able to respond or react quickly
expeditious alacritous quick ready prompt willing rapid fast immediate speedy instant swift efficient diligent nimble active brisk hasty high-speed sudden fleet whirlwind whistle-stop fast-track lightning meteoric punctual abrupt effective rathe effectual summary breakneck express snappy hurried nippy zippy accelerated instantaneous blistering rapid-fire flying rattling precipitate fleet-footed direct hot fast-moving expeditive on-the-spot breathless dizzy splitting galloping timely headlong lively mercurial supersonic rushed sprightly cursory turbo overnight harefooted quickie agile split-second spanking fleeting unhesitating volant sharp precipitous hypersonic cracking winged without delay PDQ velocious perfunctory short on the double spirited straightaway ultrarapid ultrafast spry quickened fleet of foot uninterrupted non-stop brief flat-out in nothing flat up-tempo tantivy passing early hurrying rash peremptory transitory energetic unexpected urgent on the spot without notice light-footed pronto short-lived smart double time without warning screaming speedball sporty souped-up unpremeditated superficial forthwith animated vivacious priority crash going nifty arbitrary rush prevenient fast-paced unswerving undeviating nonstop anticipatory furious vigorous hurry-up spontaneous promptly given dynamic impatient now or never not to be delayed overhasty supple nimble-footed acrobatic deft lissom limber lithe momentary double-quick barrelling fiery quick as a wink gadarene quick-moving light shaking a leg like mad very fast like crazy without formality without hesitation unforeseen hair-trigger eager thoughtless slapdash slambang swift-footed unanticipated responsive in a flash helter-skelter lissome speeding ultrasonic quick-fire twinkle-toed lightsome chop-chop pell-mell without discussion barreling like greased lightning light of foot drive-by impulsive impetuous fast-tracked precipitant spasmodic impromptu rushing acute explosive unusual speeded unlooked-for not bargained for out of the blue

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Showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters, sometimes with guile
shrewd astute clever canny cunning intelligent perceptive discerning smart wise judicious sensible crafty prudent sharp wily artful sly acute sagacious knowing savvy perspicacious devious scheming insightful subtle foxy guileful keen calculating tricky sage slick discriminating designing ingenious sapient brainy cagey cute observant slippery beguiling streetwise pawky underhand hardheaded argute dodgy cagy heady profound deep fly smooth suss accurate disingenuous farsighted probing astucious calculated inside shark quick-witted sharp-witted clear-eyed clear-sighted far-sighted hard-boiled heads-up long-headed on the ball far-seeing media-savvy in the know on the inside wised up on top of up on quick percipient intuitive understanding penetrating sensitive incisive responsive aware sharp-sighted tuned in open-eyed downy penetrative thoughtful knowledgeable rational awake conscious clear knows what's what ear to the ground keen-witted thinking visionary imaginative appreciative prescient sneaky deceitful Machiavellian razor-sharp conniving whip-smart skillful duplicitous untrustworthy dishonest cheating deceptive skilful slim shifty shonky dirty double-dealing masterly vulpine adept intriguing unscrupulous piercing politic resourceful carny dexterous proficient adroit delicate fine ready dextrous gnostic discreet insighted sophic wise to treacherous insidious shady crooked underhanded Janus-faced fraudulent manipulative unprincipled furtive two-faced stealthy sneaking dishonourable false dishonorable secret surreptitious clandestine unethical evasive snide bent conspiratorial plotting covert dubious contriving secretive indirect immoral insincere street smart unfair lying dissembling street-smart inventive cautious disreputable brilliant roguish perfidious misleading hidden backstairs experienced careful illegal deft snidey elusive hugger-mugger mendacious hole-and-corner rogue fast oblique under the table bright deceiving corrupt hypocritical underground delusive private untruthful tactful undercover fiendish traitorous arch stealth iffy privy considerate sneak circumspect knavish hush-hush behind-the-scenes cloak-and-dagger wary double-faced black back-alley conspiring as sharp as a tack dicey defrauding unreliable hardened nefarious unsportsmanlike unsporting mean seasoned worldly faithless captious bluffing illusory greasy unlawful false-hearted two-timing feigned hollow-hearted truthless fishy cloaked collusive snaky below the belt slinking counterfeit skulking heedful dangerous diplomatic backhanded illicit polite serpentine tactical unconscionable opportunistic under-the-table fly-by-night dirty-dealing quick off the mark quick on the uptake crazy like a fox gracious courteous under wraps colluding full of plans exploitative swindling hoodwinking rascally caballing tricksy enterprising impish mischievous leery wry witted delusory handy tortuous nifty bootleg stinky uncandid not candid not frank shrouded veiled gingerly premeditating chary safe guarded mean-spirited crazy like fox salty ornery hostile murky low-down irresponsible unfaithful unfrank unveracious controlling unpredictable suspicious under the counter cynical malicious undependable deviant slimy opportunist amoral not entirely truthful terminologically inexact errant obliquitous erring gimmicky planful cutthroat unhonest perilous ensnaring sinister wormlike neat expedient playing politics put on playing games closet concealed fugitive trick sussed faking one out not straightforward not born yesterday economical with the truth hole-in-the-corner worldly-wise sideways sidelong genius creative able frugal watchful nimble-witted hep sly like a fox under-the-counter sharp as a tack not to be trusted leading conciliatory capable bland treating with kid gloves strategic suave unsafe unsteady insecure unstable hard to pin down changeable uncertain inconstant mutable variable criminal cloak and dagger disguised creepy behind someone's back sub-rosa hole and corner masked illegitimate on the QT with it like a snake in the grass having fancy footwork loaded phoney low jive mealymouthed pretended unctuous artificial disloyal double mealy fake phony in holes and corners on the quiet unjust backstabbing gentle Pecksniffian lip respectful sympathetic double-crossing double dealing phony-baloney back-stabbing phoney-baloney left-handed cowardly yellow foresighted fallacious Punic softly-softly kid-glove

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Busy with activity
alive animated lively active vital energetic spirited vigorous eager sprightly vibrant spry vivacious perky zestful brisk chirpy awake bouncy bubbly buoyant cheerful ebullient enthusiastic exuberant quick abuzz astir bustling busy buzzing chipper flourishing happening hopping humming kinetic peppy rousing sparkling sparky stirring thriving aboil abubble peart bright and breezy bright-eyed and bushy-tailed full of life full of beans full of vim and vigour going strong still going strong zippy snappy gay frisky animate jaunty airy mettlesome high-spirited bright bouncing pert happy springy pizazzy jazzy racy pizzazzy upbeat spanking dynamic effervescent sunny cheery merry nimble blithe blithesome alive and kicking jolly elated frolicsome agile industrious gladsome hyper dashing go-go in high spirits jocund keen full of pep in good spirits existing existent living extant operative operating live glad functional functioning joyful working fiery light-hearted operational mirthful joyous jovial gleeful strong carefree laughing energized activated aware genial happy-go-lucky zingy forceful zappy jumping good-humoured good-humored zesty playful winsome lightsome energised eupeptic canty fun-loving on the go full of the joys of spring excited passionate ardent fervent refreshing vivid impassioned heated zealous vitalized full of vim and vigor saucy sparkly sassy wick perk as merry as a grig in fine fettle as lively as a grig breathing mobile sporty sentient conscious occupied festive enlivened debonair insouciant frivolous gamesome eventful dexterous full of zip on the move dextrous deedful fresh full of get-up-and-go organic biological lighthearted unconcerned frolic convivial slaphappy crank cheering devil-may-care rakish rollicking jocular jocose pleasure-seeking sportive ludic waggish breezy cock-a-hoop on top of the world pushy self-assertive confident forward as happy as a clam as happy as a sandboy brash presuming wild smiling grinning radiant gingery unworried untroubled having life peppery bold optimistic content contented positive hopeful determined gutsy among the living tough healthy smiley courageous plucky current gritty game in the land of the living fearless brave ongoing persisting contemporary present running speedy spunky full of spirit of good cheer full of hope without a care in the world remaining continuing handy diligent serviceable efficient occupational fast rapid outgoing going surviving utile well-oiled practicable utilitarian effective swift fleet-footed hasty hurried abiding youthful skittish nippy ticking developing subsisting around lightning hot breathless fleet rapid-fire whirlwind flying splitting dizzy breakneck galloping urgent rattling blistering sharp fun in use alacritous in existence fast-moving adroit jubilant pleasant euphoric irrepressible exhilarated blissful ecstatic exultant hilarious beaming light sanguine swinging delighted overjoyed thrilled gratified pleased bubbling tickled on cloud nine up enjoyable full of energy high rocking over the moon blessed friendly scintillating hearty satisfied humorous wonderful chuffed wrapped boisterous thankful delightful rapturous lusty rosy good-natured bullish grooving larking beside oneself with joy entertaining peaceful orgasmic warm blest captivated intoxicated funny easy tickled pink flying high can't complain looking good walking on air cordial heartwarming festal amusing pleasing affable amiable easy-going uproarious pleasurable beatific fantastic Panglossian on cloud seven rapt enraptured agreeable facetious stoked Pickwickian joshing jokey rhapsodical daffy enlivening at ease full of fun easygoing lots of laughs disposed to look on the bright side sunny side up floating on air carnival holiday celebratory tumultuous effusive fairylike benign turnt frothy agitated gushing Pollyannaish idealistic exciting Christmassy gala feeling one's oats unthinking willful unruly sunbeamy poised composed pacific possessed commodious providential sober measured collected heartening transported popping expansive supple elastic invigorated resilient loony nutty chaffing bantering jollying welcome untiring powerful potent flipping back-slapping good-time bubbling over robust feisty flush glowing boon riotous doing handsprings backslapping laid back off-the-wall tireless rhapsodic paradisiacal well paradisal paradisaical rejoicing triumphant paradisaic saturnalian entranced paradisiac fulfilled enchanted lightweight decorated carnivalesque feastly feastful strenuous go-getting ball of fire high-powered comfortable entertained magical always expecting the best full of the joy of living red-blooded hale and hearty raring to go hushed unflustered sedate unperturbed unruffled can-do encouraged assured feel-good rip-roaring as pleased as Punch in a good mood in seventh heaven tickled to death starry-eyed blissed out rose-colored on a high as happy as Larry jumping for joy like a dog with two tails juiced up expectant good looking on the bright side buoyed up whimsical recreative bucked trivial trifling witty diverting cheerly at peace self-possessed roseate recreational dry fun-filled chucklesome glass half full unserious flighty congenial companionable sociable comradely hospitable matey approachable chummy hail-fellow-well-met sympathetic kind kindly bluff neighbourly buddy-buddy well disposed pally bonhomous palsy neighborly company-loving palsy-walsy collegial gracious gregarious amicable warmhearted hail-fellow extroverted extrovert clubby warm-hearted regular easy to get along with favorable favourable upper welcoming impish devilish trim natty venturesome flip joking spruce showy

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Having or showing initiative and resourcefulness
enterprising original resourceful bold daring spirited imaginative ingenious adventurous audacious enthusiastic energetic inventive vigorous creative able active ambitious bright capable clever eager gifted intrepid keen quick-witted sharp talented venturesome adventuresome courageous dashing dynamic emboldened entrepreneurial free-swinging go-ahead gutsy hardy nerved nervy up-and-coming venturous zealous advancing aspiring busy craving diligent driving go-go gumptious hardworking hungry hustling industrious innovative itching lively lusting peppy progressive pushing ready self-starting snappy spanking stirring take-over yearning zippy hard ball spark plug coming on strong stylish sporty dazzling jaunty debonair flamboyant exuberant gallant breezy devil-may-care attractive raffish animated plucky buoyant romantic swashbuckling swish smart elegant showy dapper urbane striking exclusive fearless confident gay rousing swank vivacious brave daredevil rash reckless dauntless foolhardy spunky valiant temerarious heroic unafraid valorous undaunted ballsy game modern have-a-go unflinching enlightened go-getting positive risky forward-thinking forward-looking brash stalwart determined avant-garde gritty gutty resolute pushy liberal pioneering proactive advanced disruptive doughty rising new madcap overbold mettlesome forward heroical decisive lionhearted assured stout dangerous unshrinking lion-hearted aweless feisty headstrong hazardous aggressive heedless exciting exploratory carefree risk-taking thrill-seeking dareful on the go as game as Ned Kelly sturdy death-or-glory wild purposeful overconfident death-defying vital driven ungoverned uncurbed restless presumptuous seeking high-powered inspired practical perceptive forceful reforming nifty deviceful impulsive strong-willed action-oriented forehanded visionary foreseeing prescient farseeing progressivist provident foresighted forethoughtful farsighted salty cocky impudent smart-alecky cheeky brassy obtrusive crusty avant modernistic fire eating hot shot open-minded revolutionary radical go for broke out on a limb cutting-edge up-to-date state-of-the-art promising manful stouthearted greathearted undauntable budding coming assuming bantam apt emerging high-reaching striving succeeding soaring climbing go-getter with potential get up and go in the making on the up and up likely to succeed

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Directing a great deal of attention, interest, or activity towards a particular aim
focused absorbed attentive engrossed concentrated concentrating observant all determined earnest enrapt entire exclusive firm fixed intense occupied preoccupied single-minded steadfast steady studious undivided whole committed deep fixated immersed inflexible intent resolved watchful fanatical focussed obsessed obsessive dedicated dogged driven intensive motivated persistent resolute strong-minded wrapped up rapt enthralled fascinated involved lost gone consumed transfixed riveted gripped captivated engaged intrigued mesmerized enraptured held hypnotized enamored infatuated entranced bewitched enchanted spellbound settled enthusiastic enticed hypnotised enamoured mesmerised caught up dialed in locked in set on hooked on deep in really into head over heels hooked interested hung up busy into taken up eat sleep and breathe buried all ears concerned tied up submerged up to here in up to here distracted up to your ears preoccupied by turned on caught up in immersed in keen passionate entangled abstracted connected devoted affected hell-bent intent on focused on caught heavily into eager happy deep in thought set charmed embroiled riveted by captivated by implicated incriminated enmeshed taken knee-deep besotted bound-up beguiled smitten wrapped all wound up ensnared inculpated absent-minded monomaniacal queer preoccupied with sunk in up to one's neck in single-minded about knee-deep in taken over potty about crazy about engrossed in absorbed in wrapped up in obsessive about passionate about mixed up in mixed up with nuts about participating taking part stuck on dedicated to mixed up enthusiastic about in a brown study interested in gone on dotty about involved in possessed by drawn in wild on wound up hung up on devoted to having a one-track mind bent insistent impatient steeped bound up centered embarrassed up to your eyes up to your elbows sunk centred glued hanging on every word enfolded sedulous diligent assiduous monopolized industrious bugged ignorant gripped by engaged with beguiled by monopolised engaged in rapturous hypnotized by fixated by fiend for intrigued by mesmerized by ecstatic taken up with curious transported absentminded entranced by fascinated by distracted by taken up by distrait dreamy enthralled by spellbound by ardent fervid fervent feverish crazy excited moved somewhere else in a world of one's own with one's head in the clouds wool-gathering not there miles away not with us impassioned nuts full prepossessed rhapsodic giddy delighted elevated thrilled euphoric elated exhilarated rhapsodical heady sent intoxicated attracted dotty blissful ravished drawn agog inquisitive enquiring stimulated absent joyful inattentive dreaming overwhelmed content daydreaming employed unconscious oblivious snoopy beady-eyed nosy responsive carried away blissed out inspired lured inspirited predisposed awakened fired roused inquiring touched open sold struck sympathetic impressed burning with curiosity on the case

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Quick to react
responsive alive awake aware forthcoming impressionable open perceptive reactive receptive sensitive susceptible sympathetic amenable flexible accessible approachable sharp acknowledging active answering compassionate conscious influenceable kindhearted passionate persuadable quick to react replying respondent sensible sensile sentient softhearted susceptive tender warm warmhearted open to suggestions well disposed quick to respond open-minded interested favourable friendly welcoming suggestible willing attuned broad-minded acceptive acceptant pliant pliable bright hospitable quick pushover favorable ready open to new ideas recipient well-disposed observant swayable ready to consider new ideas willing to consider new ideas quick on the uptake vulnerable liable exposed in danger prone endangered wide open assailable subject to disposed subject defenseless attackable defenceless inclined at risk unprotected given unguarded impressible thin-skinned sitting duck vincible tending conquerable apt naked pregnable on the line out on a limb predisposed threatened gullible ingenuous at the mercy of laid open left open an easy target for at risk of malleable naive weak unsafe exploitable mouldable trusting credulous on the spot sucker affected likely easily led imperiled verisimilar beatable penetrable unfortified unresistant easily affected by wide open to imperilled susceptive of without protection in the firing line in danger of prey to laid bare in jeopardy defeatable in harmony with yielding unarmed jeopardized wide-open ill-protected open to attack unshielded permitting undefended attuned to defenceless against allowing of jeopardised at hazard in peril bent on the cards fain devoted apt to get minded likely to get likely to have with a tendency to get in danger of getting threatened with in peril of helpless developmental plastic wax-like easily influenced feeling affectable developing susceptible to exposed to liable to prone to not above open to growing in deep water unsuspecting unwary foundational seminal creative moldable formative immature acquiescent gullable tractable innocent nonresistant soft emotional manageable adaptable easy movable dewy-eyed wide-eyed fall for over-trusting easily deceived easily moved highly strung over-trustful easily taken in easily taken advantage of readily taken advantage of

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Using or characterized by irony
ironic sarcastic dry sharp bitter sardonic acid caustic mocking scathing scoffing sneering stinging wry mordant satirical trenchant acerbic double-edged tongue-in-cheek cynical derisive derisory ridiculing scornful backhanded mordacious sarky acrid arrogant atypical backbiting biting burlesque chaffing clever contemptuous contradictory critical curious cutting defiant disparaging exaggerated implausible incisive ironical jibing keen poignant pungent quick-witted ridiculous satiric spicy twisted uncomplimentary witty taunting disrespectful snarky barbed corrosive scalding jeering acidulous acerb smart-mouthed nasty salty smart-aleck smart-alecky tart offensive scorching mean acidic carping disdainful ambiguous two-edged sly droll pessimistic unbelieving sceptical vitriolic suspicious acrimonious irascible wise misanthropic humorous snide doubtful misanthropical contumelious skeptical severe evil malicious irreverent harsh disingenuous cynic insulting contorted virulent astringent deformed distorted crooked warped uneven quizzical rapier-like corroding polemic venomous burning razor-edged waspish aslant askew pawky awry skewwhiff teasing catty pithy rough spiteful rude unkind uncivil parodying Hudibrastic pointed Rabelaisian lampooning paradoxical spoof spoofing farcical bantering oblique indirect subtle deadpan laconic equivocal brusque waggish deprecating apathetic sour twitting saucy scurrilous captious needling austere ornery weisenheiming sharp-tongued low-key matter-of-fact quietly humorous poker-faced straight-faced underhanded sneaky distrustful disbelieving with tongue in cheek disillusioned doubting incredulous negative disenchanted hardened jaundiced world-weary hard-bitten hard bleak black mistrustful hard-boiled nonbelieving detracting hurtful cruel piercing vicious searing devastating wounding penetrating withering belittling abusive derogatory poisonous hostile savage denigratory unfriendly abrasive hateful fierce pejorative acute blistering vituperative opprobrious slighting ill-natured defamatory rancorous degrading snappy curt snarling peppery deprecatory vindictive demeaning dismissive insolent reproachful slanderous splenetic churlish malign surly slashing callous bad-tempered malevolent ill-tempered vilifying maligning libellous violent libelous disapproving stern brutal stringent reviling malignant obloquious short vituperatory depreciative depreciatory telling unpleasant testy unsparing calumniating obnoxious gruff truculent squint-eyed derogative detractive decrying denigrative crabbed snappish grouchy cantankerous injurious bilious calumniatory censorious crusty traducing ill-humoured heartless cussed ill-humored pillorying polemical piquant contemptible ferocious ungracious pernicious foul maleficent blunt vulgar forceful berating unmannerly shrewish grim malefic crisp racy angry cross snidey irritable insinuating evil-intentioned scolding touchy invective inconsiderate hypercritical grumpy peevish prickly supercilious crabby tetchy ratty ruthless choleric castigating emphatic cranky scurrile scurril disagreeable superior extremely critical crotchety calumnious argumentative chippy curmudgeonly dyspeptic upbraiding humiliating narky short-tempered scratchy eggy despicable liverish crushing peckish soreheaded quick-tempered snaky full of contempt despiteful like a bear with a sore head terse drilling clear-cut condescending impertinent unsympathetic aggressive wicked unblunted merciless controversial strict exacting zesty contentious snippy acetose rigid rigorous vengeful baleful unrelenting edged affronting provocative salt exciting stimulating savoury zingy pert tangy savory sharp-worded thoughtless censuring condemning cursing pitiless sadistic disputatious wanton strong vigorous acetic tonic coruscating blasphemous cold-blooded damaging reproving castigatory mortifying blasting antagonistic impolite discourteous unflattering sulphurous sulfurous driving forthright clear scandalous cold pettish fractious diminishing deflating dishonouring unfavourable powerful effective explicit distinct snubbing blighting abrupt discrediting edgy potent unequivocal aspersive quarrelsome cross-grained stroppy shirty short-fused personal bad-mannered ill-mannered vitriolous invidious discreditable mud-slinging envenomed dour snippety saturnine brief on a short fuse vinegary offhand ranting denunciatory debasing false untrue unfounded uncharitable vile absurd ludicrous cockamamie pathetic silly cockamamy laughable risible comical preposterous abhorrent haughty razor-sharp minimising fault-finding dishonoring aspersing minimizing unfavorable dripping with malice bad execrable wretched annoying ignominious sordid ignoble currish dirty dishonorable base detestable low paltry overbearing sniffy snotty egotistic snooty out-of-line flip cocky fresh cheeky gally smart sassy nervy mean-spirited evil-minded dishonourable low-minded low-down accurate venomed antisocial pertinent unsociable meaty meaningful laid on the line right-on short-and-sweet right to it legit pregnant in a nutshell on the nose boiled down insightful calling a spade a spade on the button for the birds unneighbourly inhumane inhospitable uncongenial reclusive fiery reserved selfish hating egoistic solitary standoffish egotistical narrow-minded eremitic querulous moody huffy impatient miffy sorehead passionate complaining spunky hot-tempered sharp-tempered

Adjective

Having or showing an excited feeling that something is about to happen, especially something good
expectant eager excited agog anticipatory anxious hopeful breathless expecting waiting agape anticipant anticipating awaiting ready apprehensive on tenterhooks watchful anticipative hoping in suspense keen prepared raring vigilant keyed up looking for on edge waiting on waiting with bated breath on pins and needles with bated breath impatient enthusiastic avid open-mouthed astounded desirous flabbergasted thunderstruck curious ardent antsy stoked voracious thirsty pumped hungry geeked crazy enthused solicitous wild juiced greedy hopped-up nuts athirst hot gung ho hepped up all agog itching yearning intent dying longing aching zealous surprised amazed astonished fervent preemptive tactical foreseeing spellbound gobsmacked dumbfounded forethoughtful foretelling provident awe-stricken shocked on the edge of one's seat great enthralled interested all a-gog champing at the bit craving hankering passionate pining chomping at the bit appetent willing gagging fanatical desiring ambitious animated vehement dedicated wishing raring to go covetous wishful thirsting lively psyched spirited energetic thrilled restless devoted wholehearted ready and willing determined psyched up keen as mustard fired up vivacious exhilarated obsessed committed inspired stirred aroused intent on moved stimulated intense ravenous languishing itchy fervid as keen as mustard desirous of wistful feverish dying to rarin' to go hot to trot worked up exuberant on fire ebullient sprightly mad motivated pleased burning animate titillated driven potty high-spirited nutty insatiable daft mad keen earnest grasping acquisitive restive charged high game straining at the leash warm hearty hankering after delighted rapacious inclined itching for hungering awakened gone on dying for active diligent assiduous juiced up cranked up in a hurry pumped up beside oneself geared up approving striving edgy enamoured excited about touched electrified elated atingle desperate bursting very keen lusting chafing straining avaricious impassioned impetuous restored refreshed revitalized enamored dotty enamoured of nutso hot for smitten with infatuated with devoted to revitalised ripe heated gotta have panting bone-dry cottonmouthed sapless juiceless set on bent on vigorous hung up amenable habitual disposed happy unreluctant engaged diehard glad full of enthusiasm self-starting in love with enamored of very keen on hooked on consumed with desire rabid aggressive proactive bullish banzai longing for hoping for wanting frantic raving frenzied uproarious hysterical delirious chafing at the bit partial to crazy for wild for dry as dust fiery dynamic keen on untrammeled tumultuous untrammelled unrestrained fascinated passional zestful take-charge can-do can't wait rhapsodic aflame wacky perfervid forceful tantalized industrious concerned afire unqualified extremely enthusiastic anxious for yearning for eager for ambitious for predatious gluttonous in a frenzy conscientious gaga tantalised bugged zesty warmblooded edacious hoggish ravening piggish unsatisfied hungered intemperate swinish esurient unfilled insatiate turnt bright-eyed and bushy-tailed full of beans red-hot ready for willing for avid for very excited with an appetite covetous of lusting after with a yen in need of in want of jumping up and down aspiring towards prehensile amorous aspiring lustful keen for hopeful for envious thirsty for craving for greedy for ravening for wishing for hungry for turned on aspiring to

Noun

An announcement or signal warning of danger
warning alarm caution notice signal siren notification alarum forewarning sign heads-up red flag danger signal distress signal Mayday SOS high sign tip off tip admonition admonishment alarm bell tip-off hint cry for help tocsin advice word wake-up call call cry omen indication call for help warning signal bell announcement word of warning hooter horn red light suggestion intimation heads up advance warning lead pointer flare word to the wise cue wink forecast prompt information premonition message news buzzer klaxon proclamation clue prior warning whistle token portent prediction augury nod communication foreboding threat foretoken intelligence presage counsel declaration alarm bells notifying tidings bleeper call to arms harbinger herald promise precaution presentiment prescience feeling foreshadowing warning bell prophecy idea dope fire alarm signal of distress burglar alarm notice to mariners steer whisper buzz caveat writing on the wall exhortation guidance piece of information commonition instruction look out handwriting on the wall word of advice information received inside wire secret information handwriting on wall apprisal lowdown bug in one's ear the wink the nod release ad telling advertisement report bulletin statement advert posting scream warning device flash flap shout blast drum scramble gong alarm signal clock yell squeal trumpet warning sound story publication account advisory communique mark indicator evidence manifestation proof symptom reminder demonstration beacon expression attestation testimony okay blinker bleep smoke signal signal fire warning sign prognostication prognostic auspice precursor divination lesson forerunner ill omen bodement boding intuition foreknowledge hunch prelude prefiguring example straw in the wind misgiving revelation deterrent inkling vision moral funny feeling deterrent example menace angel foregoer outrider announcer messenger usher suspicion apprehension prophesy precognition anticipation exemplar prenotion vague feeling vibes oracle sinking feeling sixth sense object lesson gut feeling prognosis foresight monition soothsaying vaticination foretelling forecasting auguring cast presaging predicting prognosticating avant-courier guess index prevision apprehensiveness prophet apocalypse notion answer truth determent adumbration signification model danger sign sneaking suspicion wind change bad omen citation summons order knell the writing on the wall clairvoyance cautionary advice puku sortilege assurance straw piece of advice sign of things to come caution light event illustrating a hazard a few words of wisdom enough said epiphany light giveaway symbol adviser runner reporter bearer representative inspiration chill bad vibes feeling in the bones injunction predecessor precept inevitability life lesson helpful example real-life lesson adjuration impression qualification proviso cautionary tale reservation condition fancy worry anxiety fear portents and evils imminent sample preview rider clause provision limitation stipulation dread thought presagement prenotice forewisdom auguration prenotation instinct qualm glimmer expectation feeling in one's bones omination preconceived notion preapprehension canon edict law commandment fortune worriment vibrations sense winds trailer second sight winds of change feeling in bones bad feeling feeling in your bones restriction strings requirement whiff taste appetizer tester taster specimen divine utterance insight try-out signifier show disclosure display note exhibition antecessor grandparent forefather foreshadow pattern advertiser telltale vestige guide advance guard foretaste appetiser projection record register gesture implication trace conjecture preamble explanation prefiguration wind significant prolegomenon indicia estimate calculation planning outlook speculation forethought auspication guesstimate foreseeing budget best guess

Noun

The state of being watchful for possible danger
vigilance watchfulness alertness attentiveness attention care carefulness caution cautiousness chariness circumspection guardedness lookout vigil wariness watch heed heedfulness mindfulness prudence qui vive red alert awareness readiness surveillance observance diligence wakefulness keenness acuity careful observation concentration focus consideration liveliness agility quickness perceptiveness spiritedness briskness nimbleness gingerliness canniness discretion activeness promptitude sprightliness standby preparedness guard state of readiness eye notice observation scrutiny supervision tab inspection view eagle eye patrol gander weather eye regard precaution thought concern forethought deliberation scrupulousness note caginess foresight interest thoughtfulness meticulousness fastidiousness conscientiousness solicitousness monitoring particularity cognizance consciousness knowledge mind advertence advertency ear mark TLC application suspicion tender loving care imaginativeness protectiveness defensiveness closeness meticulosity exactness perception hesitance hesitancy brainstorm brainchild intuition design judiciousness hesitation timidity timidness timorousness policing foresightedness forethoughtfulness apprehension grasp considerateness understanding lovingness keeping your head down jealousy kindness solicitude sentry duty close watch restraint providence discreetness stake-out wake nightwatch duty risk avoidance belt and braces Fabian policy curiosity curiousness interestedness absorption engrossment receptiveness enthusiasm intentness eagerness responsiveness thirst for knowledge undivided attention nosiness contemplation concernment receptivity excitement inquisitiveness preoccupation zest respect night watch pains study spotlight debate remark listen up discrimination management

Noun

An international distress signal used by shipping and aircraft

Verb

To provide notice of a potential or current danger or risk
warn caution notify advise forewarn apprise inform alarm signal tell tip arouse flag wake clue in tip off put in the picture put wise put on the qui vive draw somebody's attention to wave flag put on guard give the high sign make aware let know give notice fill in remind brief prepare familiarize tip the wink familiarise instruct acquaint prompt explain put someone on notice wise up acquaint with make known to update prime hint impart clue alert to give warning wave a red flag give fair warning put on the alert give advance warning keep posted raise the alarm give a warning to sound the alarm give fair warning to put one wise announce to lay it out make familiar with bring up-to-date let in on put in the picture about break the news to sensitise sensitize announce clue up direct pass on give the lowdown run by give the latest keep informed apprise of send word of wake one up to put you on your guard wise one up divulge say to disclose to express to state to reveal to nudge brace communicate to confess to mention to proclaim to strengthen mention fortify speak about to get off your chest flag up utter to mention something to steel stress prod note ready signal to give someone a cue make you remember help you remember hint to cause someone to remember refresh your memory give a cue to help someone remember jog someone's memory poise nerve prewarn premonish portend dissuade admonish forbode telegraph forearm psych up give advance notice caution about alert about warn in advance put wise to tip off about pull one's coat clue in about put a bug in one's ear put on one's guard about tip someone the wink about enlighten post clear educate verse report to leak to give intelligence level with declare to send word point out update about fill in on clue in on keep up to date with keep someone posted put on the line give the word clue up about enlighten as to gen up on make known give the low-down give information about put wise about keep up to speed with give the gen give the rundown offer information intimate suggest hip catch up communicate indicate make aware of leak send word to keep up to date report give information give the skinny on cue apprive steer wise to appraise edify relate tout let know one keep posted one keep abreast make cognizant make familiar reveal show the ropes keep in the loop give a pointer blow the whistle on wise tattle sneak on give two cents give the low-down to give a tip teach give someone to understand make conversant with grass up impart to communicate knowledge fill someone in give a clue give a hint disclose accustom to make conversant keep up to speed prime on inform of advise of ground in brief as to give a rundown of knock down get together instruct in fix up come out with teach in give the gen about get up to date school in habituate intro bring out indoctrinate in educate in initiate into give the low-down on imply answer write in fill out complete sign write out insert connote insinuate infer allude give an inkling get at

Verb

To provide information about a person or goods and services to influence others
advertise advertize promote publicise publicize tout bill hype market plug promulgate puff push trumpet ballyhoo blazon boost declare flaunt flog peddle proclaim publish advance announce broadcast display flash herald pitch spruik advise blare blaze endorse notify placard praise present show sound trail trailer acquaint annunciate apprise blurb circularise circularize communicate disclose divulge drum enunciate exhibit expose flack huckster inform post release reveal sell splash sponsor spot uncover unmask merchandise package call attention to make known beat the drum build up give notice of hard sell make a pitch shout from the rooftops spread around beat the drum for get on soapbox for give a plug to give a puff to give publicity to make public put on the map run with shout out bang the drum for crack up hype up soft sell bring to public notice give out spread abroad package as air circulate disseminate report spread impart state transmit unveil express talk up puff up feature issue pronounce convey brandish distribute showcase propagate tell flourish put out parade disport utter mention voice indicate vent put up for sale produce set forth show off pass on spotlight put into words assert showboat raise articulate offer for sale spiel cry sport strut introduce roll out repeat suggest manifest bruit recommend put across lay out trot out talk about get across come out with profess propagandize affirm say intimate ventilate propagandise preview purvey evince give blazon abroad verbalize deliver bring to public attention break describe write up hawk noise abroad pass relate draw attention to relay bruit about put forward commend register verbalise give voice to leak put on display spell out put on show advocate project aggrandize call put on the market demonstrate headline diffuse propound popularize vaunt extol deal in unfold maintain expound denote illustrate signal moot shout discuss pass the word intone bespeak phrase purport recount emphasize talk of play up stress detail put about outline admit clarify confess emphasise give utterance to give expression to put bruit abroad get out bring into the open give away make a show of wave around spread the word bring out boast vend popularise stage gossip gazette trade encourage blast retail rumour decree rumor transfer talk something up scatter preconize exchange evidence set out put on view traffic in noise vocalize protest table sound off sow spout cite press-agent word debate claim submit speak of ostend mark betray propose transfuse opine allege out connote argue mouth testify conduct press shout something from the rooftops look asseverate broach aver speak spread about spill mutter avouch frame imply modulate vocalise offer address explain render print flash about whisper summarise summarize translate leak out let on put in a good word for make a great show of signify get round make an exhibition of display ostentatiously get about let it all hang out get around go into get off make clear speak about lay down pop off come out review perform screen top bark shift turn over champion name back supply brag swagger celebrate swank pump up put up in lights scream crow campaign for pass round troll renown splatter get behind gloat grandstand bare make something known toot disperse cry up tweet inscribe depict beat the drum about sound loudly make official dissipate namecheck call out spin immortalise skywrite immortalize soft-sell billboard acknowledge spring overpraise ring out persuade people to buy make manifest make obvious issue a statement about put before the public build speak well of make a pitch for have printed blow wide open show excerpts of bandy about pass around be passed around go the rounds strew radiate disject trade in array big up read out hand on put in print lodge dangle wave talk let it be known let out write share ring up let on about get through dispose of put on sale blow up model examine streak hotdog give a mention to put on the air put on the airwaves run off at mouth preach hang arrange sift scrutinize bring up postulate show and tell show to the public put on a display parade wares put on public view strut stuff deliberate thresh out scrutinise give an airing to free talk over discourse bring out into the open take up make a scene throw in one's face spring on smack with break out whip out fan it exclaim exult in let people know spread the news inform people tell people wield reflect recite attest note remark further contend vouch blurt plead chatter predicate enounce orate mumble betoken evoke espouse proselytize televise persuade quote retell chirp narrate perorate rehearse swear specify yammer pipe read blab soliloquize drawl jaw yak regurgitate lip gab gas murmur declaim put on infer hustle proselytise merchandize put forth reel off throw out sound out pipe up with couch talk someone into get acceptance for sweet talk persuade someone to accept speak for gain acceptance for get support for convince someone of the merits of win someone over to soft-soap win approval for bring someone round to allot avow import designate formulate point to be evidence of be a sign of tell of point toward asservate inflect insinuate hint intonate yell reassert clothe allegate roar reaffirm share out blaze abroad wholesale barter make out give utterance put over get over give expression raise awareness speak out point out bring forward attest to give testimony pour out put in words testify to give vent to bear witness stump state publicly punctuate underscore highlight put up shout from the housetops spread it around shoot off mouth underline accentuate get on a soapbox illuminate foreground accent focus attention on give prominence to point up set off italicize make a feature of give the full works italicise make conspicuous