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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Vigilant attentiveness; The process of paying close and continuous attention.

Usage examples (33)
  • She had failed in watchfulness before (So 1: 6); now when converted, she is the more jealous of subtle sins (Ps 139: 23).
  • His watchfulness was the observation of a man who learns from all he sees.
  • If food is indeed an issue, your watchfulness is your only prayer, so change nothing.
  • He comforted himself, mistakenly, that his watchfulness was the cause that the French had abandoned the attempt against Egypt in force. for more
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