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Synonyms for watchwɒtʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. watch, ticker(noun)

    a small portable timepiece

    Synonyms:
    spotter, scout, lookout man, lookout, heart, pump, watch, picket, ticker, vigil, sentinel, stock ticker, sentry

  2. watch(noun)

    a period of time (4 or 2 hours) during which some of a ship's crew are on duty

    Synonyms:
    spotter, scout, lookout man, lookout, picket, ticker, vigil, sentinel, sentry

  3. watch, vigil(noun)

    a purposeful surveillance to guard or observe

    Synonyms:
    spotter, scout, lookout man, lookout, watch, picket, ticker, vigil, sentinel, sentry

  4. watch(noun)

    the period during which someone (especially a guard) is on duty

    Synonyms:
    spotter, scout, lookout man, lookout, picket, ticker, vigil, sentinel, sentry

  5. lookout, lookout man, sentinel, sentry, watch, spotter, scout, picket(noun)

    a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event

    Synonyms:
    piquet, ticker, sentry, pale, scout, observation post, observatory, watch, pathfinder, finder, talent scout, lookout station, guide, outlook, lookout, spotter, observation tower, picket, vigil, lookout man, discoverer, sentinel

  6. vigil, watch(verb)

    the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival)

    Synonyms:
    spotter, scout, lookout man, lookout, watch, picket, ticker, vigil, sentinel, sentry

  7. watch(verb)

    look attentively

    Synonyms:
    see, ascertain, keep an eye on, look on, find out, watch over, determine, look out, watch out, observe, view, take in, catch, check, follow, learn

  8. watch, observe, follow, watch over, keep an eye on(verb)

    follow with the eyes or the mind

    Synonyms:
    conform to, detect, take in, play along, postdate, come, espouse, travel along, keep an eye on, watch out, fall out, find, view, adopt, notice, come after, comply, keep, pursue, abide by, determine, see, find out, look on, be, remark, keep abreast, celebrate, watch over, stick with, take note, honor, take after, keep up, survey, watch, look out, follow, stick to, observe, surveil, honour, mention, succeed, respect, accompany, ascertain, catch, maintain, trace, learn, discover, note, check

  9. watch, view, see, catch, take in(verb)

    see or watch

    Synonyms:
    ensure, project, receive, bring in, interpret, look out, make, look, experience, get word, visualise, watch, have, assure, image, fancy, overhear, go steady, look on, cod, learn, absorb, run into, discover, escort, keep an eye on, draw, earn, examine, bewitch, pick up, visit, adopt, reckon, trance, fascinate, consider, collect, gather in, come across, get a line, gull, get wind, enamor, becharm, take care, take up, gain, watch out, put one across, invite, control, ascertain, insure, attend, take hold of, date, realize, sop up, check, consume, meet, go out, witness, pull in, fool, take, catch up with, catch, construe, find out, see, suck, befool, regard, entrance, visualize, picture, suck in, grab, find, captivate, go through, take in, enamour, get, view, capture, enchant, soak up, watch over, dupe, hitch, overtake, put on, arrest, hear, follow, realise, envision, determine, beguile, encounter, trip up, clear, slang, figure, suck up, look at, see to it, understand, run across, put one over, ingest, assimilate, observe, imbibe, charm

  10. watch, look on(verb)

    observe with attention

    Synonyms:
    watch, watch over, view, look upon, repute, esteem, observe, learn, catch, check, take in, look on, follow, regard as, ascertain, look out, find out, think of, take to be, watch out, determine, see, keep an eye on

  11. watch, look out, watch out(verb)

    be vigilant, be on the lookout or be careful

    Synonyms:
    watch, watch over, view, observe, learn, catch, check, take in, look on, follow, ascertain, look out, find out, watch out, determine, see, keep an eye on

  12. watch(verb)

    observe or determine by looking

    Synonyms:
    see, ascertain, keep an eye on, look on, find out, watch over, determine, look out, watch out, observe, view, take in, catch, check, follow, learn

  13. determine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learn(verb)

    find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort

    Synonyms:
    encounter, ensure, take, read, hold in, jibe, look out, look, experience, tick off, visualise, square up, watch, gibe, assure, image, hold, run across, moderate, look on, learn, checker, condition, check out, run into, discover, regulate, escort, keep an eye on, stop, examine, pick up, memorize, visit, hear, chequer, observe, fix, mold, consider, study, con, tally, come across, regard, define, get a line, suss out, instruct, get wind, check off, check over, take care, watch out, match, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, mark, insure, attend, date, realize, go over, train, check, hold back, specify, interpret, meet, go out, witness, memorise, set, fancy, catch, decide, construe, find out, see, discipline, square off, limit, visualize, picture, find, catch out, go through, take in, correspond, curb, view, influence, project, watch over, fit, arrest, check into, follow, contain, get word, envision, determine, larn, make up one's mind, retard, crack, turn back, go steady, figure, acquire, see to it, break, understand, delay, teach, reckon, shape, settle, tick, realise, agree, mark off

Wiktionary

  1. watch(noun)

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  2. watch(noun)

    To be awake.

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  3. watch(noun)

    To look at, see, or view for a period of time.

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  4. watch(noun)

    To observe over a period of time; to notice or pay attention.

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  5. watch(noun)

    To mind, attend, or guard.

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  6. watch(noun)

    To be wary or cautious of.

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  7. watch(verb)

    To attend to dangers to or regarding.

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  8. watch(verb)

    To remain awake with a sick or dying person; to maintain a vigil

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  9. watch(verb)

    To be vigilant or on one's guard

    Antonyms:
    ignore

  10. watch(verb)

    To act as a lookout

    Antonyms:
    ignore

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. watch

    To abide is to remain continuously without limit of time unless expressed by the context: "to-day I must abide at thy house," Luke xix, 5; "a settled place for thee to abide in forever," 1 Kings viii, 13; "Abide with me! fast falls the eventide," Lyte Hymn. Lodge, sojourn, stay, tarry, and wait always imply a limited time; lodge, to pass the night; sojourn, to remain temporarily; live, dwell, reside, to have a permanent home. Stop, in the sense of stay or sojourn, is colloquial, and not in approved use. Compare ENDURE; REST.

    Synonyms:
    abide, anticipate, await, bear, bide, confront, continue, dwell, endure, expect, inhabit, live, lodge, remain, reside, rest, sojourn, stay, stop, tarry, tolerate, wait

    Antonyms:
    abandon, avoid, depart, forfeit, forfend, journey, migrate, move, proceed, reject, resist, shun

    Preposition:
    Abide in a place, for a time, with a person, by a statement.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. watch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vigil, watching, wakefulness, watchfulness, outlook

  2. watch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inspection, observation, attention

  3. watch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    guard, sentry, watchman

  4. watch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pocket timepiece

  5. watch(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    wake, be awake, keep awake, not be asleep

  6. watch(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    keep guard, keep watch and ward, stand guard, be on guard, be on the watch, act as sentinel, be on the lookout, look sharp, keep a sharp lookout, have all one's eyes about one, mind one's P's and Q's

  7. watch(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    wait, look, be expectant

  8. watch(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    guard, tend, attend, have in keeping

  9. watch(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    mark, observe, eye, keep the eye on, keep an eye upon


Translations for watch

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • horlosie, wagAfrikaans
  • حارس, ساعة, رصد, شاهد, حرس, حذر, راقبArabic
  • qol saatıAzerbaijani
  • нару́чны гадзіннік, гадзіннік, глядзець, паглядзецьBelarusian
  • часо́вник, гледам, наблюдавамBulgarian
  • ঘড়িBengali
  • rellotge, guarda, guardià, mirarCatalan, Valencian
  • hlídka, hodinky, dávat pozor, dívat se, sledovat, hlídatCzech
  • oriadur, gwylio, edrychWelsh
  • vagt, armbåndsur, holde øje med, vogte på, se, se efter, iagttageDanish
  • Wache, Uhr, Armbanduhr, zusehen, beobachten, ansehen, überwachen, sehen, aufpassenGerman
  • φρουρός, βάρδια, ρολόι, σκοπός, παρακολουθώ, προσέχωGreek
  • brakhorloĝo, spektiEsperanto
  • reloj, mirar, tener cuidado, observar, vigilarSpanish
  • käekell, kell, vaatamaEstonian
  • erloju, ordulariBasque
  • ساعت, نگهبان, پاس, دیده‌بان, نگاه کردن, تماشا‌کردن, پاییدن, نگاه‌کردنPersian
  • vahti, kello, rannekello, vartio, taskukello, katsella, tarkkailla, vahtia, katsoa, olla varuillaanFinnish
  • urFaroese
  • montre, garde, poste, regarder, faire attention, prendre garde, observer, surveiller, faire gaffeFrench
  • uaireadóir, fairIrish
  • uaireadair, faire, freiceadan, coimheadScottish Gaelic
  • reloxo, mirar, vixiarGalician
  • אשמורת, שָׁעוֹןHebrew
  • घड़ी, देखनाHindi
  • óra, figyel, vigyáz, nézHungarian
  • ժամ, ժամացույց, դիտել, նայելArmenian
  • jam tanganIndonesian
  • horlojeto, regardarIdo
  • úrIcelandic
  • sorveglianza, guardia, orologio, osservare, tenere d'occhio, vigilare, guardare, sorvegliareItalian
  • 腕時計, 時計, 警戒, 懐中時計, 見る, 見張る, 観察, 見守るJapanese
  • მაჯის საათი, ყურებაGeorgian
  • នាឡិកាដៃ, មើលKhmer
  • ಗಡಿಯಾರKannada
  • 시계, 時計, 관찰하다Korean
  • demjimêr, کات ژمێر, saet, سه‌عات, ته‌مه‌شاکردن, ته‌ماشاکردن, بینینKurdish
  • horologium armillare, spectō, specio, aspicio, teneo, cōnspiciōLatin
  • WuechtLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • ໂມງLao
  • laikrodis, žiūrėtiLithuanian
  • pulkstenis, laikrādis, meklētLatvian
  • watiMāori
  • гледаMacedonian
  • കാവല്‍ നില്‍ക്കുക, കാണുകMalayalam
  • jam tanganMalay
  • လက်ပတ်နာရီ, နာရီBurmese
  • armbåndsurNorwegian
  • wacht, horloge, opletten, uitkijken, kijkenDutch
  • vakt, klokke, ur, observere, passe på, se påNorwegian
  • zegarek, wachta, straż, oglądać, obserwować, pilnowaćPolish
  • relógio de bolso, vigia, guarda, relógio, relógio de pulso, ver, observar, vigiar, [[tomar]]/[[ter]] [[cuidado]], assistirPortuguese
  • qhawayQuechua
  • ceas, strajă, străjer, gardă, tură, urmări, veghea, avea grijă, păzi, priviRomanian
  • ва́хта, дежу́рство, дозо́р, сто́рож, нару́чные часы́, часы́, стра́жа, карау́л, карау́льный, часово́й, смотреть, наблюдать, сторожить, бдеть, глядеть, следить, охранятьRussian
  • dežurstvo, vreme, dežuranje, часовник, časovnik, čas, straža, гледати, gledatiSerbo-Croatian
  • hodinky, dívať, pozerať, hľadať, sledovaťSlovak
  • zapestna ura, ura, gledati, opazovatiSlovene
  • orë dore, orë, shoh, shikojAlbanian
  • vaktpatrull, armbandsur, vakt, klocka, vaktpass, betrakta, iaktta, vara försiktig, se på, observera, ta sig i aktSwedish
  • kutazamaSwahili
  • చేతి గడియారం, కాపలాదారు, కాపు ఉండుTelugu
  • นาฬิกา, ชมThai
  • relosTagalog
  • bekçi, kol saatı, nöbetçi, gözlemlemek, göz kulak olmak, seyretmek, izlemek, dikkat etmek, bakmak, gözetmekTurkish
  • нару́чний годи́нник, годи́нник, дивитисяUkrainian
  • گھڑیUrdu
  • đồng hồ đeo tay, đồng hồ, cái đồng hồ, xemVietnamese
  • זייגערלYiddish

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