Qui vive

Definition of Qui vive

Qui` vive´   Pronunciation: kė` vėv´
1.The challenge of a French sentinel, or patrol; - used like the English challenge: "Who comes there?"
To be on the qui vive
to be on guard; to be watchful and alert, like a sentinel.

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