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vigilance
American English: /ˈvɪdʒələns/
British English: /ˈvɪdʒɪl(ə)ns/

Translation of vigilance in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • nothing escapes her vigilance
    no se le escapa nada
    we mustn't relax our vigilance
    no debemos bajar la guardia
    Example sentences
    • Constant vigilance is the only possible response to the terrifying Rise of The Machines.
    • In a situation that we face today constant vigilance and care are imperative.
    • The watch and vigilance of the learned members of the judiciary effectively supplements their role.

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