Examples of watchful in a Sentence
We need to be more watchful of our children.
The hotel is being built under the watchful eye of its architect.
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Players were broken down into groups by age and ability and are under the watchful eye of camp director Jelani Bandele, who has been running the annual summer event since its inception in 2011.
Following that, Meghan -- under the watchful eye of the monarch -- will attend a lunch at Chester Town Hall.
Humphrey values the manager's watchful eye, which sometimes spots things that workers don't.
Under the watchful eye of the official, and St. Regis staff, one male guest deleted his photos.
Supper Texas terroir meets contemporary Southern cuisine with a pinch of global influence under the watchful eye of chef John Brand at this polished Hotel Emma anchor.
The trail meandered past dormant vineyards, through forests and fields of cabbage, and under the watchful eye of a hawk.
The other ceremony took place in the Colonies, where society’s rejected women toil to their deaths and the watchful eye of Gilead isn’t so sharp.
Will kids raised under the watchful eye of Amazon care about, or even understand, the importance of privacy?
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on guard, on one's toes, on the alert, on the ball, on tiptoe;
Synonym Discussion of watchful
- the watchful eye of the department supervisor
- eternally vigilant in the safeguarding of democracy
- wide-awake companies latched onto the new technology
- alert traders anticipated the stock market's slide
WATCHFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of watchful for English Language Learners
: always watching the actions of someone or something : paying careful attention to someone or something
WATCHFUL Defined for Kids
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