alert
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /əˈlɜːt/
  • (GA) enPR: ə-lûrtʹ, IPA: /əˈlɝt/
Adjective

alert

  1. Attentive; awake; on guard.
  2. (obsolete) brisk; nimble; moving with celerity.
    • I saw an alert young fellow that cocked his hat upon a friend of his who entered just at the same time with myself
Translations Noun

alert (plural alerts)

  1. An alarm.
  2. A notification of higher importance than an advisory.
Translations Translations
  • Portuguese: alerta
  • Russian: предупрежде́ние
Verb

alert (alerts, present participle alerting; past and past participle alerted)

  1. To give warning to.
Translations
Alert
Proper noun
  1. A community in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut; the northernmost permanently inhabited place in the world.
  2. .
  3. An unincorporated community in Jackson Township, Decatur County.



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