alertness
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alertness(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (watchfulness)
a. la vigilancia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There's a heightened state of alertness at the city's outdoor markets after Monday's events.Hay un mayor estado de vigilancia en los mercados al aire libre de la ciudad después de lo ocurrido el lunes.
2. (mental acuteness)
a. lo despierto
I'm surprised by my alertness even after a night out.Me sorprende lo despierto que estoy aun después de una noche de parranda.
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alertness
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (watchfulness)
a. la actitud vigilante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (liveliness)
a. la vivacidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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alertness [əˈlɜːtnɪs]
noun
(mental acuteness) lo espabilado; lo despierto
The drug improved mental alertness Accident statistics clearly demonstrate the effects of reduced alertness at night
(vigilance) vigilancia (f)
The minister praised the alertness of security personnel he'd fallen asleep under the ultra-violet lamp, only being saved from third-degree burns by the alertness of the attendant
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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