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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Lively attentiveness; The process of paying close and continuous attention; A state of readiness to respond.

Usage examples (34)
  • However, its ability to boost alertness is short-lived.
  • Unfortunately, the placebo takers also had unmistakable headaches and, temporarily, occasional decreases in alertness or energy.
  • To take pleasure in one's own mental alertness is the worthiest, the wholesomest, and not the easiest manner of listening to music ....
  • They're sending out what the White House is calling alertness raising packages. for more
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