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watch

noun

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1 a person or group that watches over someone or something
  • the neighborhood crime watch
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3 an act or period of watching for signs of activity, danger, or opportunity
  • The little boy kept watch at the window for signs of Santa and his sleigh.
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watch

verb

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1 to keep one's eyes on
  • I turned my head to continue watching the bird as it flew away.
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have one's eye on

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2 to take notice of and be guided by
  • Watch what I do when I run into that kind of problem.
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3 to pay continued close attention to (something) for a particular purpose
  • watched the situation to see if it improved
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keep an eye on

4 to have an interest or concern for
  • You should watch what you eat if you want a long, healthy life.
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5 to take charge of especially on behalf of another
  • hired a high school girl to watch their daughter until they got home from work
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look after, see after, see to, take care of

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