unwatchful

watchful

[woch-fuhl]
adjective
1.
vigilant or alert; closely observant: The sentry remained watchful throughout the night.
2.
Archaic. wakeful.

Origin:
1540–50; watch + -ful

watchfully, adverb
watchfulness, noun
self-watchfulness, noun
unwatchful, adjective
unwatchfully, adverb
unwatchfulness, noun


1. attentive, heedful, careful, circumspect, cautious, wary. See alert.
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watchful (ˈwɒtʃfʊl)
 
adj
1.  vigilant or alert
2.  archaic not sleeping
 
'watchfully
 
adv
 
'watchfulness
 
n

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