Part of speech:
A group or gathering of admirers, adherents, or disciples:
The act of spying
An act or instance of interfering
(Obs.) A spy
To search as a scout:
To secretly spy on or investigate, especially into the private personal life of others.
The act of intruding
Surveillance is the close observation of someone, often in order to catch them in wrongdoing.
A finding out or being found out
To think of (something) in a particular way; regard:
To ascertain; find out:
1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.4:
To scrutinize is to look at something very closely or very carefully.
To come into view; show or appear gradually or partially, as though from hiding
To notice is to learn about or see something for the first time, or giving someone or something attention.
Meddle is defined as intrude in someone else's life or business.
Examine is defined as to analyze, inspect or carefully study.
To be the first to find out, see, or know about
To cover or protect with, or as if with, a case; to enclose.
To hold in view; look at; see; regard
To follow at one's heels:
To follow behind, esp. in a lagging manner
To hunt or chase with or as with hounds; chase or follow continually; nag
(Internet) To carry communications traffic terminating on one's own network on an equivalency basis to and from another network, usually without charge or payment. Contrast with transit where one pays another network provider to carry one's traffic.
To search; seek
Discern is defined as to recognize someone or something as different from someone or something else.
The definition of investigate is to look into something or someone in order to try to discover the truth or to piece together a sequence of events.
the act of keeping a secret watch for intelligence purposes
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