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Synonyms of 'monitor'

(verb) 
Definition
to observe or record the condition or performance of a person or thing
Officials had not been allowed to monitor the voting.
Synonyms
check
Check the accuracy of every detail in your CV.
Get a mechanic to check the car out for you before you buy it.
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follow
Take care to follow the instructions.
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watch
I had the feeling we were being watched.
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survey
He pushed himself to his feet and surveyed the room.
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observe
He studies and observes the behaviour of babies.
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scan
She scanned the advertisement pages of the newspaper.
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oversee
Get a surveyor to oversee and inspect the various stages of the work.
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supervise
He supervised and trained more than 400 volunteers.
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keep an eye on
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keep track of
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keep tabs on
(noun) 
Definition
a person or device that warns, checks, controls, or keeps a continuous record of something
The heart monitor shows low levels of consciousness.
Synonyms
scanner
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detector
(noun) 
Definition
a screen used to display certain kinds of information, for example in airports or television studios
He was watching tennis on a television monitor.
Synonyms
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VDU
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visual display unit
(noun) 
Definition
a person or device that warns, checks, controls, or keeps a continuous record of something
Government monitors will continue to accompany reporters.
Synonyms
guide
He was spiritual guide to a group of young monks.
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observer
A UN observer should attend the conference.
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supervisor
a full-time job as a supervisor at a factory
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overseer
Officials agreed to appoint a federal overseer to run the agency's daily business.
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invigilator
(noun) 
Definition
a pupil assisting a teacher with various duties
As a school monitor he set a good example.
Synonyms
prefect (British)
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head girl
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head boy
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senior boy
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senior girl

Additional synonyms

in the sense of follow
Definition
to act in accordance with
Take care to follow the instructions.
Synonyms
comply with,
stick to,
conform to,
keep to,
pay attention to,
be guided by,
toe the line,
act according to,
act in accordance with,
give allegiance to
in the sense of observe
Definition
to watch (something) carefully
He studies and observes the behaviour of babies.
Synonyms
look at,
check out (informal),
look on,
keep an eye on (informal),
gaze at,
pay attention to,
keep track of,
keep tabs on (informal),
recce (slang),
keep under observation,
watch like a hawk,
take a dekko at (British, slang, old-fashioned)
in the sense of observer
A UN observer should attend the conference.
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