being on the lookout for

variants or keeping a lookout for
present participle of be on the lookout for
as in watching out (for)
to be cautious of or on guard against After the storm, the police told the public to be on the lookout for downed power lines. The public should remain vigilant and keep a lookout for any suspicious activity.

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“Being on the lookout for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/being%20on%20the%20lookout%20for. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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