being watched

Definition of being watched

  1. :  watched or observed carefully especially in order to prevent or detect a crime He didn't know that he was being watched by the police.

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  to keep vigil as a devotional exercise

    :  to be awake during the night

    :  to be attentive or vigilant

  1. :  the act of keeping awake to guard, protect, or attend

    :  the state of being wakeful

    :  a wake over a dead body


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