keep an eagle eye on

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Definition of keep an eagle eye on

: to watch (someone or something) very closely The guard kept an eagle eye on the prisoner.

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“Keep an eagle eye on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/keep%20an%20eagle%20eye%20on. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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