watch for

watch for
look out for.
watch

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  • watch for — ˈwatch for ˌwatch ˈout for [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they watch for he/she/it watches for present participle watching for …   Useful english dictionary

  • watch for — index expect (anticipate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • watch for — phrasal verb watch for or watch out for [transitive] Word forms watch for : present tense I/you/we/they watch for he/she/it watches for present participle watching for past tense watched for past participle watched for watch for something/someone …   English dictionary

  • watch for — or watch out for PHRASAL VERB If you watch for something or watch out for it, you pay attention so that you notice it, either because you do not want to miss it or because you want to avoid it. [V P n] We ll be watching for any developments... [V …   English dictionary

  • watch for — tykojimas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Medžioklė pasalomis sėlinant prie žvėrių ar paukščių arba medžioklė iš bokštelio. atitikmenys: angl. lie in; lurk; wait; watch; watch for vok. Lauern, n rus. красться; подстерегать …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • watch for — phr verb Watch for is used with these nouns as the object: ↑sign …   Collocations dictionary

  • watch for somebody — ˈwatch for sb/sth derived to look and wait for sb/sth to appear or for sth to happen • The cat was on the wall, watching for birds. Main entry: ↑watchderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • watch for something — ˈwatch for sb/sth derived to look and wait for sb/sth to appear or for sth to happen • The cat was on the wall, watching for birds. Main entry: ↑watchderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • on the watch (for something) — phrase paying careful attention so that you are ready to deal with something if it happens His family was always on the watch for early signs of the disease. Thesaurus: attentiveness and paying attentionsynonym Main entry: watch …   Useful english dictionary

  • (be) on the watch (for somebody) — be on the ˈwatch (for sb/sth) idiom to be looking carefully for sb/sth that you expect to see, especially in order to avoid possible danger • Be on the watch for thieves. Main entry: ↑watchidiom …   Useful english dictionary

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