Definitions

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  • adv. In a vigilant manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a vigilant manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a vigilant manner; watchfully; circumspectly; alertly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a watchful manner

Etymologies

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vigilant +‎ -ly

Examples

  • That's called vigilantly justice and we don't do that in this country.

    CNN Transcript Sep 17, 2007

  • Acting manager Steve Addezio said the town's public works employees are "vigilantly" trying to catch up on brush collection, which has become harder than ever since four major storms have ripped through the town in the past year.

    CourierPostOnline.com - News

  • Icasa said on Thursday that it expected the fixed-to-mobile and mobile-to-mobile rates to be reduced as a result of the interconnect rate cuts and it would monitor this "vigilantly".

    Guardian Online

  • The first statement was made at a National Police leadership meeting earlier this week, where Yudhoyono demanded the police "vigilantly" investigate tax evasion, which falls predominately under the jurisdiction of the tax office.

    The Jakarta Post Breaking News

  • Shaun Donovan said Wednesday that the government would follow up "vigilantly" to correct foreclosure paperwork irregularities and make affected homeowners "whole."

    NYT > Home Page

  • But FedEx said it was able to offset some of the shortfall by "vigilantly" cutting costs.

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  • We need to vigilantly remind ourselves to review and assess our own progress not simply look south.

    January 2009

  • The CIA, FBI and Homeland Security must be watched, monitered and vigilantly kept a spotlight on.

    Obama departs on 4-nation Asia trip

  • Any web or app program should vigilantly monitor what activity is occurring: which features are being used, for how long and [...]

    Flurry Looks to the Future With Mobile Analytics Updates

  • Funny you should post this about anxiety – I am about to travel to Greece with my three kids but without my husband and am anxiously thinking about worst-case scenarios (vigilantly scanning the horizon for danger already).

    Paying Attention « Tales from the Reading Room

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