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synonyms for alertly

  • brilliantly
  • judiciously
  • logically
  • prudently
  • rationally
  • reasonably
  • sensibly
  • shrewdly
  • skillfully
  • wisely
  • aptly
  • astutely
  • capably
  • comprehendingly
  • discerningly
  • intellectually
  • keenly
  • knowingly
  • knowledgeably
  • perspicaciously
  • resourcefully
  • sagaciously
  • sharply

antonyms for alertly

MOST RELEVANT
  • badly
  • foolishly
  • stupidly
  • unintelligently
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How to use alertly in a sentence

He watched the man curiously; saw him drop the skin and tiptoe toward the house, glance to right and left alertly.
THE ADVENTURES OF KATHLYNHAROLD MACGRATH
Bobby trotted quietly about, sniffing at everything with the liveliest interest, head on this side or that, alertly.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
Louise was in the hammock, and she lifted herself alertly out of it at sight of him, with a smile for his absent gaze.
THE QUALITY OF MERCYW. D. HOWELLS
Cuni was fast drifting into this dreamy state when her senses suddenly returned to her and she sat up alertly.
LIVES OF THE FUR FOLKM. D. HAVILAND
He looked up, made a twitching movement; his pince-nez fell to his black coat, and he got up alertly.
DECEMBER LOVEROBERT HICHENS
As soon as the wood was cut, it came out and slipped away very alertly.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
Miss Mackin and Corene sprang ashore first, and held the boat while the others quickly and alertly followed.
THE GIRL SCOUTS AT CAMP COMALONGLILLIAN GARIS
Jack had not seen the men of the Diamond H who were grouped alertly back of him, each man's pistol ready.
THE LONG DIM TRAILFORRESTINE C. HOOKER
Oh, I suppose that has something to do with it, responded Nathalie alertly, when one comes to think of it.
BLUE ROBIN, THE GIRL PIONEERRENA I. HALSEY
He bent over the little boy alertly, grasped the wrist, and stopped the spurt of blood.
THE WITNESSGRACE LIVINGSTON HILL LUTZ
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WORDS RELATED TO ALERTLY

  • alertly
  • aptly
  • astutely
  • brilliantly
  • capably
  • comprehendingly
  • discerningly
  • intellectually
  • judiciously
  • keenly
  • knowingly
  • knowledgeably
  • logically
  • perspicaciously
  • prudently
  • rationally
  • reasonably
  • resourcefully
  • sagaciously
  • sensibly
  • sharply
  • shrewdly
  • skillfully
  • wisely
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.