English verb: watch over
|1.||watch over (social) follow with the eyes or the mind|
|Samples||Keep an eye on the baby, please!.|
The world is watching Sarajevo.
She followed the men with the binoculars.
|Examples||The children watch over the ball|
|Synonyms||follow, keep an eye on, observe, watch|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something
|Broader (hypernym)||check, check into, check out, check over, check up on, go over, look into, suss out|
|Narrower (hyponym)||guard, invigilate, keep tabs on, proctor|
|Verb group||follow, trace|