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red alert

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of red alert

  1. the state of being constantly attentive and responsive to signs of opportunity, activity, or danger <the paparazzi were on red alert for sightings of the hot new Hollywood couple> Synonyms alert, alertness, attentiveness, qui vive, vigilance, watch, watchfulnessRelated Words aliveness, awareness, consciousness, mindfulness, receptiveness, receptivity, sensitivity; care, carefulness, cautiousness, chariness, heedfulness, wariness; preparation, readinessNear Antonyms absentmindedness, abstraction, daydreaming, daze, distraction; absorption, engrossment, obliviousness, preoccupation; unawareness, unconsciousness; carelessness, heedlessness, inattention, inattentiveness, inobservance; unwariness




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