Synonyms for vigil

Synonyms for (noun) vigil

Synonyms: watch, vigil

Definition: a purposeful surveillance to guard or observe

Similar words: surveillance

Definition: close observation of a person or group (usually by the police)

Synonyms: vigil, watch

Definition: the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival)

Similar words: religious rite, rite

Definition: an established ceremony prescribed by a religion

Usage: the rite of baptism

Synonyms: vigil

Definition: a period of sleeplessness

Similar words: wakefulness

Definition: a periodic state during which you are conscious and aware of the world

Usage: consciousness during wakefulness in a sane person is pretty well ordered and familiar

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