Synonyms and Antonyms of watched over
to be in charge of
- Her promotion meant she was now responsible for watching over the entire team of designers.
administered, commanded, controlled, directed, guided, managed, ordered, ran (also chiefly dialectal run), shepherded, showed, steered
monitored, presided (over)
governed, reigned, ruled
to look after and make decisions about
- It was the legal guardian's job to watch over the children.
administered, administrated, carried on, conducted, controlled, directed, governed, guided, handled, kept, managed, operated, overlooked, oversaw, presided (over), ran (also chiefly dialectal run), regulated, stewarded, superintended, supervised, tended