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espying

verb
present participle of espy

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to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes
  • out of the corner of my eye I espied the squirrel making another raid on the bird feeder

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“Espying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/espying. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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