watch for

Definition of watch for

  1. 1 :  to look for (someone or something expected) She watches for her school bus from inside her house. The doctors watched for signs of the disease.

  2. 2 :  to look for (something that one wants to get or use) She is always watching for sales.

Word by Word Definitions

  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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a trip made at another's expense

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