English translation of 'चौकस'
1. alert adjective
If you are alert, you are paying full attention to things around you and are ready to deal with anything that might happen.
We all have to stay alert.
2. discreet adjective
If you are discreet, you are careful to avoid attracting attention or revealing private information.
He followed at a discreet distance.
3. scrupulous adjective
A scrupulous person or organization takes great care to do what is fair, honest, or morally right.
He behaved with scrupulous fairness according to the rules.
4. vigilant adjective
Someone who is vigilant gives careful attention to a particular problem or situation and concentrates on noticing any danger or trouble that there might be.
Storms are forecast for the weekend and motorists should be vigilant.
5. wary adjective
If you are wary of someone or something, you are cautious because you do not know much about them and you believe they may be dangerous or cause problems.
She warned them to be wary of strangers.
They were very wary about giving him a contract.
6. watchful adjective
Someone who is watchful is careful to notice everything that is happening.
They had been alert and watchful, but had seen nothing unusual.
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Translation of चौकस from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary