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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To keep sight on. Also: A small clock worn on the wrist or carried in one's clothing.

Usage examples (43)
  • Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.
  • The only good reason to watch is to see how they say it, to get a read on them as flesh-and-blood individuals under pressure.
  • Then he called the watch, and bade him go and tell the Devil there was some one outside who wished to speak a word with him.
  • watch a basketball game for more
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