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Main Entry: 1watch
Pronunciation: primarystresswäch, primarystresswodotch
Function: verb
1 : to stay awake especially during the night (as at the bedside of a sick person)
2 : to be on the alert or on the lookout
3 : to keep guard <watch outside the door>
4 : to keep one's eyes on : keep in view <watch a game>
5 : to keep in view so as to prevent harm or warn of danger <watch a brush fire carefully>
6 : to keep oneself informed about <watch his career>
7 : to be on the alert for the chance to make use of <watched her opportunity and took it>
- watch·er noun

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