Definition of 'watch'
Example sentences containing 'watch'
The Sun (2011)
When did we all stop wearing watches?Times, Sunday Times (2015)
One boy there had a metal watch and chain on.Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2013)
This film she watches sets something off for her.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
We have to be mindful of that and watch it closely.The Sun (2006)
The show spends a long time watching him find himself.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Wears a serious watch or no watch at all.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2013)
What you do with your life will make a difference to people watching you.Christianity Today (2000)
He had a guard standing watch outside.The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Is there a reasonably priced hotel that we could book for one night to watch the display in comfort?Times, Sunday Times (2012) Man of Honour (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
And then he called the children one by one, by their names, and gave each of them a beautiful gold watch and chain.The Railway Children (1906)
You and I were supposed to watch with rapt attention, having had our bath and changed into our dressing gown and slippers.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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