keep a sharp eye on

Definition of keep a sharp eye on

  1. :  to watch (someone or something) carefully Keep a sharp eye on the kids to make sure they don't hurt themselves.

Word by Word Definitions

keepplay
  1. :  to take notice of by appropriate conduct :  fulfill: such as

    :  to be faithful to

    :  to act fittingly in relation to

  1. :  custody, charge

    :  maintenance

    :  one that keeps or protects: such as

sharpplay
  1. :  adapted to cutting or piercing: such as

    :  having a thin keen edge or fine point

    :  briskly or bitingly cold :  nipping

  1. :  in a sharp manner

    :  exactly

  1. :  one that is sharp: such as

    :  a sharp edge or point

    :  a musical note or tone one half step higher than a note or tone named

  1. :  to raise (as a musical tone) in pitch

    :  to raise in pitch by a half step

    :  to sing or play above the proper pitch

  1. :  a specialized light-sensitive sensory structure of animals that in nearly all vertebrates, most arthropods, and some mollusks is the image-forming organ of sight

    :  the nearly spherical usually paired hollow organ of sight in vertebrates that is filled with a jellylike material, is lined with a photosensitive retina, and is lodged in a bony orbit in the skull

    :  all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows

  1. :  to fix the eyes on :  look at

    :  contemplate, consider

    :  to watch or study closely


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up keep a sharp eye on? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).