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Vigilant eyes and sharp judgments have long swept over Europe in search of them.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
That extremely vigilant body, the London Fire Brigade, had their nearest engines out in two minutes.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
Nellie was always jealous of the welfare of the working class, and was ever vigilant as to its interests.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
Vigilant priests were always ready to extinguish systems which could not be made to tally with their interests.
SUPERSTITION IN ALL AGES (1732)JEAN MESLIER
No matter how vigilant the Federals were, Mosby was sure to find an opportunity for attacking.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
Some of these guards were so vigilant that they lost their heads completely and accused innocent women of all ages as spies.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
Despite the probability that the lawyer had told the truth, the night passed in vigilant waiting.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
In the 'Vigilant,' the jackyarder was set most cleverly over the jibheaded topsail when running back in the final race.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
A broad reach on starboard followed, 'Vigilant' setting her balloon jib-topsail very smartly.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
After the trial races and consequent choice of 'Vigilant' as defender, public attention was centred on the coming of 'Valkyrie.'
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO VIGILANT

  • alive
  • astir
  • attentive
  • awake
  • careful
  • heedful
  • insomniac
  • insomnious
  • observant
  • on guard
  • on the alert
  • on the lookout
  • on the qui vive
  • sleepless
  • vigilant
  • waking
  • wary
  • watchful
  • wide-awake
  • minded
  • surveillant
  • vigilant
  • watchful
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