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English adjective: argus-eyed

1. argus-eyed having very keen vision

SamplesQuick-sighted as a cat.

Synonymshawk-eyed, keen-sighted, lynx-eyed, quick-sighted, sharp-eyed, sharp-sighted


Antonymsblind, unsighted

2. argus-eyed carefully observant or attentive; on the lookout for possible danger

SamplesA policy of open-eyed awareness.
The vigilant eye of the town watch.
There was a watchful dignity in the room.
A watchful parent with a toddler in tow.

Synonymsopen-eyed, vigilant, wakeful

Similaralert, watchful

Antonymsunalert, unvigilant, unwatchful

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