(kwv"r*ng*l), adv. With quivering motion.
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Qui` vive"

(k` vv"). [F., fr. qui who + vive, pres. subj. of vivre to live.] The challenge of a French sentinel, or patrol; -- used like the English challenge: "Who comes there?"
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To be on the qui vive, to be on guard; to be watchful and alert, like a sentinel.
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