vigil has definitions from the fields of Roman Catholic,religion
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[ noun ] (Roman Catholic,religion) a devotional watch (especially on the eve of a religious festival)

Synonyms

watch

Related terms

rite wake agrypnia religion

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[ noun ] a period of sleeplessness

Related terms

wakefulness

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[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 1258
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[ noun ] a purposeful surveillance to guard or observe

Synonyms

watch

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