Synonyms for wide-awake

Synonyms for (adjective) wide-awake

Synonyms: wide-awake, heads-up

Definition: fully alert and watchful

Usage: played heads-up ball

Similar words: alert, watchful

Definition: engaged in or accustomed to close observation

Usage: caught by a couple of alert cops; alert enough to spot the opportunity when it came; constantly alert and vigilant, like a sentinel on duty


Synonyms: wide-awake, unsleeping

Definition: fully awake

Usage: the unsleeping city; so excited she was wide-awake all night

Similar words: awake

Definition: not in a state of sleep; completely conscious

Usage: lay awake thinking about his new job; still not fully awake