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English verb: keep an eye on

1. keep an eye on (social) follow with the eyes or the mind

SamplesKeep an eye on the baby, please!.
The world is watching Sarajevo.
She followed the men with the binoculars.

ExamplesThe children keep an eye on the ball

Synonymsfollow, observe, watch, watch over

Pattern of useSomebody ----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 groupfollow, trace

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