neighborhood watch

noun

Definition of neighborhood watch

:an organization of neighbors who pay special attention to each other's houses in order to prevent crime often used before another noun
  • a neighborhood watch group/program

Word by Word Definitions

neighborhood play
  1. : neighborly relationship

  2. : the quality or state of being neighbors : proximity

  3. : a place or region near : vicinity

watch play
  1. : to keep vigil as a devotional exercise

  2. : to be awake during the night

  3. : to be attentive or vigilant

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

  2. : the state of being wakeful

  3. : a wake over a dead body


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