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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Surveillance of some place or some person by the police (as in anticipation of a crime).

Usage examples (38)
  • KOCH: No, there's a camera at our -- what I called our stakeout position.
  • I realize the stakeout is an enormous moral and logistical problem.
  • For anyone who knows Don, the idea of him running a stakeout is a gas.
  • Dwight’s comment to Toby on the stakeout was actually that he is rebuilding a turn-of-the century steam locomotive in his slaughterhouse. for more
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