Recent Examples of surveil from the Web
The US Department of Justice's Inspector General should immediately conduct an investigation into these leaks and to examine the motivations behind a previous Administration's effort to surveil a political opponent.
Authorities used a vehicle tracker to surveil Miner and prove a pattern of activity.
Combined, the camera traps surveil approximately 31 square miles (80 square kilometers) of prime jaguar territory.
There are trail cams and drones and night-vision goggles that could be used — perhaps illegally — to surveil the landscape in hopes of catching the hider.
In 2016, the FBI sought and obtained a secret warrant to surveil Page, The Washington Post reported.
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Origin and Etymology of surveil
First Known Use: 1884See Words from the same year
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