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Examples of Alert

Sentences with the absolute superlative degree of the adjective Alert

2 examples:

Cobras are always very alert.

A sparrow is very alert in its movements.

Sentences with the noun Alert

9 examples:

Tom's alert.

Another volcano in Iceland is acting up and airlines have been put on alert.
(CNN - World News, )

It's Blizzard '15 alert: Even heavy snow boots may not keep you upright on frozen walkways and stairs.
(NBC News Health, )

Tens of thousands of people have been forced out of their homes in Calgary, where rising waters have officials on alert.
(CBC News - Canada, )

A security alert is over at Melbourne Airport after passengers were evacuated from a terminal and flights were cancelled.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Vladimir Putin has admitted that he was ready to place his nuclear attack forces on alert when he seized Crimea a year ago.
(Daily Mail - News, )

President Vladimir Putin says Russia was ready to bring its nuclear weapons to a state of alert during last year's Crimea crisis.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Hurricane Gonzalo's Stage 4 rating has raised warnings in Bermuda, while Tropical Storm Ana has put Hawaiian authorities on alert.
(NBC Weather, )

Residents in a sparsely populated neighborhood near Hawaii's active volcano are still on alert while officials say a dangerous lava flow has slowed its advance.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Sentences with the verb Alert

8 examples:

I'll alert Tom.

Tom will alert Mary.

It can alert police when a fight is about to break out.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

I rang Lloyds to alert them but still £1,650 was taken from my account.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Volkswagen today revealed its first Apple Watch app - and it can alert parents every time their teen drives too fast.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Designers in London created 'Sammy Screamer' sensor to be attached to objects so that it can alert owners if they are moved.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Uber–along with competitors Lyft, Sidecar and Zipcar–uses GPS technology to alert an army of paid citizen drivers to passengers who need a ride.
(Forbes - Business, )

Police have obviously been expecting this when they boosted Australia's terrorist alert a few months ago, but "lone wolf"-style attacks still represent their worst nightmare, experts say.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Negative sentence with the verb Alert

1 example:

A bird doesn't alert his fellow bird that a stone is coming.
(African proverb)


4 examples:

To be alarmed, or just alert?
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Obviously, you alert someone nearby or call an ambulance, but then what?
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Consumer Alert: Unless you are a day-trader, why should you care where oil prices are today or where they will be tomorrow?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Ever wish your bike could give you directions while you ride, turn on a motor to give you a boost up steep hills, or alert you if someone tries to steal it from its parking spot?
(Emily Chung,Aaron Saltzman in CBC News - Business, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Stay alert.

Look alert.

Just keep alert.

Everyone was alert.

Try and stay alert.

We have to stay alert.

You need to stay alert.

Stay quiet and be alert.

We've got to stay alert.

We must be alert to dangers.

Tom forced himself to stay alert.

Be alert when you cross a busy street!

500 policemen were put on strict alert.

I forced you to be to present and alert.

Drinking coffee may help you stay alert.

He is alert to every chance of making money.

I feel more alert after drinking a cup of coffee.

Spend everyday casual, but industrious Every moment alert, but relaxed.
(Guy Finley)

Be alert to give service. What counts a great deal in life is what we do for others.

If you have a priest that is pushing social justice, go find another parish. Go alert your bishop.
(Glenn Beck)

Spoiler alert: it's not.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Spoiler alert: No, it can't.
(CNET News, )

Spoiler alert: It doesn't go well.
(CNET News - Politics and Law, )

Spoiler alert: It isn't as glam as it seems.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

Spoiler alert: Jim Cramer doesn’t think so.
(CNBC, )

Toby Faletau should be on a state of high alert.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Spoiler alert! This is all about Sunday's episode.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

But running a close second (spoiler alert) is water.
(Jonah Goldberg in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

My city is under a Hypothermia Alert tonight. Again.
(Forbes - Business, )

Rams players are now on alert for whipped-cream pies.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Spread from Pakistan, Syria and Cameroon prompts alert.
(USA Today - World, )

Spoiler alert: Season 26 premiere features sad development.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Spoiler alert: You may want to have a bottle of vinegar handy.
(NBC Today, )

Army bomb experts are attending a security alert in Londonderry.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A San Francisco-based company has created a toilet alert wearable.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Spoiler alert: My laptop has gone Windows 10 and isn't going back.
(ZDNet US, )

Snow ploughs out clearing roads as Met Office issues weather alert.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - News, )

You may have noticed a "Privacy Alert Notice" in your Facebook feed.
(USA Today - National, )

Severe weather alert: Another "Sharknado" is blowing onto our shores.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Let these cute notification gadgets alert you in muted, amusing ways.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

They should put out a tornado alert before a chat with Jodie Whittaker.
(The Independent - People, )

Smart Case 1 will even alert its owner upon arrival at baggage reclaim.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Ukraine's acting interior minister puts troops and police on high alert.
(USA Today - World, )

Spoiler alert! Tom Hanks is a really good actor, even when he auditions.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Spoiler alert: Spoilers for season five, episode two of Game of Thrones.
(Forbes - Business, )

Police recover a gun during a security alert in Ballymena, County Antrim.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Police say a security alert in Belfast city centre was an elaborate hoax.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Pet pig's squeals alert family to house fire. WFIE's David DeLong reports.
(NBC Weird News, )

Airlines put on alert after new activity detected under Icelandic volcano.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Celeb feud alert! Jay Mohr is backpeddling, while Alyssa Milano is winning.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Everyone knows that exercise makes you feel more mentally alert at any age.
(Science Daily - News, )

A number of homes in Londonderry are evacuated because of a security alert.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

He was taken to local hospital; he was alert and vital signs close to normal.
(USA Today - NHL, )

Talley, who will turn 116 in May, reports that she's happy, active and alert.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Army bomb experts recover a pipe bomb after a security alert in north Belfast.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Leighton Meester and Adam Brody are dating — OMG! Someone alert Gossip Girl!
(Nardine Saad in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Spiffy new Benjamins, a no duh alert, and another reason to feel like a loser.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

(Spoiler Alert for all of Breaking Bad) Sometimes television tops life itself.
(Forbes - Business, )

If you haven't seen Thursday's "Grey's Anatomy" and plan to — spoiler alert!
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

A pipe bomb has been found during a security alert in Ballymartin, County Down.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Oil companies are running a radio spot that sounds like a public service alert.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

A security alert at a Catholic Church in Newtownabbey, County Antrim, has ended.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Simple-to-set clocks—more reliable than a phone alert, smaller than a rooster.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

An explosive device is found during a security alert in South Belfast on Sunday.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

FDA has issued a warning alert but a company product recall is not yet apparent.
(Forbes - Technology, )

These could then alert scientists when cosmic rays (illustrated) hit our planet.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A suspicious object is found during a bomb alert in a Londonderry housing estate.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Spoiler alert: ABC dancing competition awards trophy at Season 20 finale Tuesday.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Residences evacuated by Idaho fire: 2,250. Sun Valley, Ketchum on evacuation alert.
(USA Today - National, )

Investors need to be alert for any changes on guidance on short-term interest rates.
(USA Today - Money, )

Residents are evacuated from their homes following a security alert in west Belfast.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A small bomb is found during a security alert at an apartment block in east Belfast.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Spoiler alert: Our preview of what's ahead on Season 3, available Friday on Netflix.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Already on alert after several days of coyote sightings, police finally got a collar.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Spoiler alert: Surprising death of major character gives HBO drama an unsettling turn.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Spoiler alert: Gary Oldman seems to do one thing over and over in his movies: He dies.
(Nardine Saad in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Every weekend this summer investors have been on high alert due to a string of crises.
(USA Today - Money, )

Two pipe bombs are discovered during a security alert at Nutts Corner in County Antrim.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

About 7 in 10 who've gotten a credit card fraud alert say at least one was false alarm.
(USA Today - Money, )

A suspicious device found during a security alert in Londonderry was viable, police say.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Spoiler alert: Actor Andrew Lincoln and writer Scott M. Gimple discuss Sunday's episode.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

A number of families are moved from their homes due to a security alert in south Belfast.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A new warning system to alert Stonehaven residents to flooding dangers is to be launched.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

With an eruption alert now at its highest level, 66,000 people have been told to get out.
(CNN - World News, )

(Spoiler alert) Fans were rewarded with two of their favourites in an intimate encounter.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

It is not easy to write about "Gone Girl" without warning, "spoiler alert" at every turn.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Because automated equipment rarely fails, pilots must remain alert to catch rare problems.
(USA Today - National, )

A number of residents had to leave their homes in west Belfast because of a security alert.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A New Mexico teen invented an alarm to alert people if they leave their children in hot cars.
(CNN - Technology, )

A new 'smart pepper spray' promises to photograph your attacker and alert emergency services.
(Dr Brooke Magnanti in The Telegraph - Technology, )

If you haven’t yet seen this week’s Grey’s Anatomy and still plan to — spoiler alert!
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has struck near Nikolski, Alaska. No tsunami alert has been issued.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Doctors say parents should be informed and alert for anything that looks like an asthma attack.
(NBC Today, )

Spoiler alert: When Jack Gleeson was cast as King Joffrey, he found out how his character fared.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

Ukraine's armed forces are on "full combat alert" against a possible Russian invasion, Kiev says.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Google has launched Password Alert to help in keeping Google accounts safe on its Chrome browser.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

A security alert in south Belfast ends after Army bomb experts declare a suspicious object a hoax.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A Girl Scout troop in Houston alert authorities when they notice something suspicious on their beat.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A bomb alert in County Tyrone which forced a number of families to leave their homes overnight ends.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A watch and act bushfire alert has been downgraded to an advice for people near York, east of Perth.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

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