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watch

watch as in a small portable timepiece

    Synonyms

    • tickerthe hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; a small portable timepiece ; a character printer that automatically prints stock quotations on ticker tape
    watch as in a period of time (4 or 2 hours) during which some of a ship's crew are on duty
      watch as in a purposeful surveillance to guard or observe

        Synonyms

        • vigila period of sleeplessness ; the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival) ; a purposeful surveillance to guard or observe
        watch as in the period during which someone (especially a guard) is on duty
          watch as in a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event

            Synonyms

            • lookouta person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event ; an elevated post affording a wide view ; a structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings ; the act of looking out
            • lookout mana person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
            • sentinela person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
            • sentrya person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
            • spottera worker employed at a dry-cleaning establishment to remove spots ; a worker employed to apply spots (as markers or identifiers) ; a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event ; someone who is the first to observe something
            • scoutexplore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody ; a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event ; a Boy Scout or Girl Scout ; someone employed to discover and recruit talented persons (especially in the worlds of entertainment or sports) ; someone who can find paths through unexplored territory
            • picketserve as pickets or post pickets; fasten with a picket; a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event ; a detachment of troops guarding an army from surprise attack ; a protester posted by a labor organization outside a place of work ; a vehicle performing sentinel duty ; a wooden strip forming part of a fence ; a form of military punishment used by the British in the late 17th century in which a soldier was forced to stand on one foot on a pointed stake
            watch as in the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival)

              Synonyms

              • vigila period of sleeplessness ; the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival) ; a purposeful surveillance to guard or observe
              watch as in look attentively
              • "watch a basketball game"
              watch as in follow with the eyes or the mind
              • "Keep an eye on the baby, please!"
              • "The world is watching Sarajevo"
              • "She followed the men with the binoculars"

              Synonyms

              • observediscover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; make mention of; observe with care or pay close attention to; watch attentively; show respect towards; behave as expected during of holidays or rites; follow with the eyes or the mind; stick to correctly or closely; conform one's action or practice to
              • followto travel behind, go after, come after; be later in time; come as a logical consequence; travel along a certain course; act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes; come after in time, as a result; behave in accordance or in agreement with; be next; choose and follow; to bring something about at a later time than; imitate in behavior; follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something; follow with the eyes or the mind; be the successor (of); perform an accompaniment to; keep informed; to be the product or result; accept and follow the leadership or command or guidance of; adhere to or practice; work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function; keep under surveillance; follow in or as if in pursuit; grasp the meaning; keep to
              • watch overfollow with the eyes or the mind
              • keep an eye onfollow with the eyes or the mind
              watch as in see or watch
              • "view a show on television"
              • "This program will be seen all over the world"
              • "view an exhibition"
              • "Catch a show on Broadway"
              • "see a movie"

              Synonyms

              • viewdeem to be; look at carefully; see or watch; a way of regarding situations or topics etc.; the visual percept of a region; the act of looking or seeing or observing; the range of the eye; a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty; a message expressing a belief about something; purpose; graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept; the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated; outward appearance
              • seethe seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located ; perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight; perceive (an idea or situation) mentally; perceive or be contemporaneous with; imagine; deem to be; get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; see or watch; come together; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; be careful or certain to do something; go to see for professional or business reasons; go to see for a social visit; go to see a place, as for entertainment; take charge of or deal with; receive as a specified guest; date regularly; see and understand, have a good eye; deliberate or decide; observe as if with an eye; observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; undergo or live through a difficult experience; accompany or escort; match or meet; make sense of
              • catcha drawback or difficulty that is not readily evident; the quantity that was caught; a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect ; anything that is caught (especially if it is worth catching); a break or check in the voice (usually a sign of strong emotion) ; a restraint that checks the motion of something; a fastener that fastens or locks a door or window ; a cooperative game in which a ball is passed back and forth; the act of catching an object with the hands; the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); discover or come upon accidentally, suddenly, or unexpectedly; perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily; reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot; take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of; succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase; to hook or entangle; attract and fix; capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping; reach in time; get or regain something necessary, usually quickly or briefly; catch up with and possibly overtake; be struck or affected by; check oneself during an action; hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers; see or watch; cause to become accidentally or suddenly caught, ensnared, or entangled; detect a blunder or misstep; grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; contract; start burning; perceive by hearing; suffer from the receipt of; attract; apprehend and reproduce accurately; take in and retain; spread or be communicated; be the catcher; become aware of; delay or hold up
              • take inprovide with shelter ; fool or hoax; suck or take up or in; visit for entertainment; call for and obtain payment of; see or watch; express willingness to have in one's home or environs; fold up; take up mentally; earn on some commercial or business transaction; hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers; accept; take in, also metaphorically; take up as if with a sponge ; serve oneself to, or consume regularly; take into one's family; make (clothes) smaller
              watch as in observe with attention
              • "They watched as the murderer was executed"

              Synonyms

              • look onobserve with attention; look on as or consider
              watch as in be vigilant, be on the lookout or be careful
              • "Watch out for pickpockets!"

              Synonyms

              • look outbe vigilant, be on the lookout or be careful; to protect someone's interests
              • watch outbe vigilant, be on the lookout or be careful
              watch as in observe or determine by looking
              • "Watch how the dog chases the cats away"
              watch as in find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
              • "I want to see whether she speaks French"
              • "See whether it works"
              • "find out if he speaks Russian"
              • "Check whether the train leaves on time"

              Synonyms

              • determineestablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; shape or influence; fix conclusively or authoritatively; decide upon or fix definitely; reach, make, or come to a decision about something; fix in scope; settle conclusively; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
              • checka written order directing a bank to pay money; an appraisal of the state of affairs; the bill in a restaurant; the state of inactivity following an interruption; additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct; the act of inspecting or verifying; a mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.; something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress ; a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something ; a textile pattern of squares or crossed lines (resembling a checkerboard); the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess; obstructing an opponent in ice hockey ; (chess) a direct attack on an opponent's king ; examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition; make an examination or investigation; be careful or certain to do something; lessen the intensity of; stop for a moment, as if out of uncertainty or caution; put a check mark on or near or next to; slow the growth or development of; be verified or confirmed; be compatible, similar or consistent; block or impede (a player from the opposing team) in ice hockey ; develop (a child's or animal's) behavior by instruction and practice; consign for shipment on a vehicle; hand over something to somebody as for temporary safekeeping; abandon the intended prey, turn, and pursue an inferior prey ; stop in a chase especially when scent is lost; mark into squares or draw squares on; decline to initiate betting ; hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; place into check; write out a check on a bank account ; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; verify by consulting a source or authority; arrest the motion (of something) abruptly; make cracks or chinks in; become fractured
              • find outestablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; trap
              • seethe seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located ; perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight; perceive (an idea or situation) mentally; perceive or be contemporaneous with; imagine; deem to be; get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; see or watch; come together; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; be careful or certain to do something; go to see for professional or business reasons; go to see for a social visit; go to see a place, as for entertainment; take charge of or deal with; receive as a specified guest; date regularly; see and understand, have a good eye; deliberate or decide; observe as if with an eye; observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; undergo or live through a difficult experience; accompany or escort; match or meet; make sense of
              • ascertainestablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; be careful or certain to do something; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; learn or discover with certainty
              • learngain knowledge or skills; get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; commit to memory; be a student of a certain subject; impart skills or knowledge to; find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort