What is another word for on the qui vive?

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[ ɒnðə kwˈi vˈa͡ɪv], [ ɒnðə kwˈi vˈa‍ɪv], [ ɒ_n_ð_ə k_w_ˈi v_ˈaɪ_v]

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    Synonyms for On the qui vive:

    How to use "On the qui vive" in context?

    The term "on the qui vive" originally referred to the practice of keeping a lookout for danger, as in referring to someone as "on the qui vive" signaled that they were awake and on guard. Today, "on the qui vive" connotes being attentive and on the lookout for new information or developments.

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