Alert vs Nippy - What's the difference?

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Alert is a related term of nippy.


As a proper noun alert

is the northernmost inhabited place in nunavut, canada.

As a noun nippy is

(uk|dated) a waitress in a.

alert

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Attentive; awake; on guard.
  • (obsolete) Brisk; nimble; moving with celerity.
  • * Addison
  • an alert young fellow

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An alarm.
  • A notification of higher importance than an advisory.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To give warning to.
  • Anagrams

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    nippy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • (informal) Of the weather, rather cold.
  • Gosh, it's a bit nippy today: I'd better wear my gloves.
  • (informal) fast; speedy
  • * Melanie Allen, Customer Relations Management (page 6)
  • A Rolls Royce will not do if you need an economical, nippy car that is easy to park.