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adjective as in guarded

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adjective as in observed

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Until his incompetence affects her directly — say, with a sudden mass exodus of burned-out employees or a significant failure on his watch — she has little incentive to make further effort.

Rebuilding Paradise is still a worthwhile watch for its emotional impact.

The watch also isn’t designed to work for an indoor pool swim in triathlon mode.

The National Weather Service is considering issuing a flood watch for the region.

The achilles heel of such robust watches is usually battery life, but Garmin addresses that with a glass lens that can keep it going for more than ten days on three hours of sunlight per day.

Empire will be hate-watched and may set off some conversations on its way from fading from our minds.

I watched SNL—the Eddie Murphy generation—and also SCTV with Rick Moranis.

In Rwanda, as we watched the young fathers hold their babies, we saw a contented look in their eyes.

Those who have watched anti-gay groups closely suggest that there will be two major strategic shifts in their strategy.

Because I was living with this story, I watched closely as Hollywood considered making a film about Selma.

The bear watched him narrowly with its wicked little eyes, though it did not see fit to cease its paw-licking.

Felipe watched over her as a lover might; her great mournful eyes followed his every motion.

There was a deep silence throughout the whole bivouac; some were sleeping, and those who watched were in no humour for idle chat.

The two were standing together before the fire; Bernard watched Mrs. Vivian close the door softly behind her.

The mother played her accompaniments and at the same time watched her daughter with greedy admiration and nervous apprehension.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to watched, such as: minded, null, surveillant, vigilant, and watchful.

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