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Watch (IPA: /ˈwɑtʃ/, /ˈwɔtʃ/)


Watch (v. i.)

The act of watching; forbearance of sleep; vigil; wakeful, vigilant, or constantly observant attention; close observation; guard; preservative or preventive vigilance; formerly, a watching or guarding by night.

Watch (v. i.)

One who watches, or those who watch; a watchman, or a body of watchmen; a sentry; a guard.

Watch (v. i.)

The post or office of a watchman; also, the place where a watchman is posted, or where a guard is kept.

Watch (v. i.)

The period of the night during which a person does duty as a sentinel, or guard; the time from the placing of a sentinel till his relief; hence, a division of the night.

Watch (v. i.)

A small timepiece, or chronometer, to be carried about the person, the machinery of which is moved by a spring.

Watch (n.)

An allotted portion of time, usually four hour for standing watch, or being on deck ready for duty. Cf. Dogwatch.

Watch (n.)

That part, usually one half, of the officers and crew, who together attend to the working of a vessel for an allotted time, usually four hours. The watches are designated as the port watch, and the starboard watch.

Watch (v. i.)

To be awake; to be or continue without sleep; to wake; to keep vigil.

Watch (v. i.)

To be attentive or vigilant; to give heed; to be on the lookout; to keep guard; to act as sentinel.

Watch (v. i.)

To be expectant; to look with expectation; to wait; to seek opportunity.

Watch (v. i.)

To remain awake with any one as nurse or attendant; to attend on the sick during the night; as, to watch with a man in a fever.

Watch (v. i.)

To serve the purpose of a watchman by floating properly in its place; -- said of a buoy.

Watch (v. t.)

To give heed to; to observe the actions or motions of, for any purpose; to keep in view; not to lose from sight and observation; as, to watch the progress of a bill in the legislature.

Watch (v. t.)

To tend; to guard; to have in keeping.

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Watch Synonyms

Lookout, Picke, Lookout Man, Sentinel, Spotter, Sentry, Scout

Watch Synonyms

Ticker

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Vigil

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Vigil

Watch Synonyms

Find Out, Determine, Check, Ascertain, Lear, See

Watch Synonyms

Look On

Watch Synonyms

Look Out, Watch Out

Watch Synonyms

Follow, Observe, Keep An Eye On, Watch Over

Watch Synonyms

View, Take In, See, Catch

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Warfarin and antiplatelet therapy in chronic CHF

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Washington Access to Criminal History

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Watch Status GUI Application

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Watch Trust for Environmental Education

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

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WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Wide Angle Telescope for Cosmic Hard

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Wireless alarm transmission of container handling

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

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WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Worcester Area Trial for Counseling in Hyperlipidemia

WATCH (Acronym / Abbreviation)

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Watch Rhymes

Boche, Botch, Crotch, Gotch, Gotsch, Gottsch, Knoche, Kotch, Laatsch, Lauch, Notch, Poche, Quach, Racz, Scotch, Swatch, Tkacz, Tracz, Troche, Watch




Watch (Last Name / Surname)

Watch is the #130,610 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 130 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Watch in Spanish is Reloj

Tagalog Translation

Watch in Tagalog is Bantay

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Gromit trying to rewire the trousers) Watch where you're puttin'them paws!" - Wallace and Gromit

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .so come along and watch me fearfully from fifty yards away like you usually do. (6 September 2009)" - Ben Croshaw

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [angrily] We watch TV in four separate rooms and IM each other when dinner is ready." - RV

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [to Tracy]  Don't watch any horror films, okay ?  [cuts to a scene of Tracy watching a horror film]" - Oh, God! Book II

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 05/07/2004, Better Watch Out Hallmarx" - Least I Could Do


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