What is another word for keep on one's toes?

30 synonyms found


[ kˈiːp ˌɒn wˈɒnz tˈə͡ʊz], [ kˈiːp ˌɒn wˈɒnz tˈə‍ʊz], [ k_ˈiː_p ˌɒ_n w_ˈɒ_n_z t_ˈəʊ_z]

How to use "Keep on one's toes" in context?

When dancing there is an art in movement, one must stay on their toes in order to stay in sync with the music. When it comes to life, this same principle applies. The key to staying on our toes is to constantly be aware of what is happening around us and to not be content with the status quo. Awareness will keep us sharp and on our toes.

There is no guarantee that life will ever go according to plan, so we must be prepared for the unexpected. We need to be adaptable and flexible, because life will continuously throw new challenges our way.

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