Examples of red alert in a Sentence
The troops have been put on red alert.
the paparazzi were on red alert for sightings of the hot new Hollywood couple
First Known Use of red alert
red alert Synonyms
Synonymsalert, alertness, attentiveness, qui vive, vigilance, watch, watchfulness
Related Wordsaliveness, awareness, consciousness, mindfulness, receptiveness, receptivity, sensitivity; care, carefulness, cautiousness, chariness, heedfulness, wariness; preparation, readiness
Near Antonymsabsentmindedness, abstraction, daydreaming, daze, distraction; absorption, engrossment, obliviousness, preoccupation; unawareness, unconsciousness; carelessness, heedlessness, inattention, inattentiveness, inobservance; unwariness
RED ALERT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of red alert for English Language Learners
: a warning that there is great danger
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