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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is keeping watch over financial-services companies.

As of Thursday, six days after the incident allegedly occurred, the CDC is still keeping watch.

His daughter sat down too, keeping watch over the book, her back stiff and upright.

They had other employment now than guarding teams or keeping watch on the picket line.

Frank was keeping watch of all that passed, and he saw Jackson take something out of his pocket and slip it into Murphy's hand.

As his ill luck would have it, this tree stood just on the edge of the thicket wherein the much-interested bear was keeping watch.

Far more might be gained by allowing the woman her freedom and keeping watch of the house.

Blant has been looking for it, too, and him and Rich has took turns keeping watch of a day, and of moonlight nights.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to keep watch, such as: cruise, inspect, safeguard, mount, police, and pound.

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