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vigilant

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EtymologyEdit

From French vigilant or its source, Latin vigilans, present participle of vigilare (stay awake), from vigil (awake).

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vigilant (comparative more vigilant, superlative most vigilant)

  1. Watchful, especially for danger or disorder; alert; wary
    Be vigilant for signs of disease in your garden.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vigilans.

AdjectiveEdit

vigilant m, f (masculine and feminine plural vigilants)

  1. vigilant

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NounEdit

vigilant m, f (plural vigilants)

  1. guard, watchman

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VerbEdit

vigilant

  1. present participle of vigilar

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin vigilans.

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vigilant m (feminine vigilante, masculine plural vigilants, feminine plural vigilantes)

  1. vigilant

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VerbEdit

vigilant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of vigilō