Part of speech:
Having or showing keen perceptiveness; perceptive:
The definition of an observation is the act of noticing something or a judgment or inference from something seen or experienced.
Full of caution; careful to avoid danger; circumspect; wary
The definition of vigilant is watchful and alert.
Wary is defined as watchful or cautious.
Alert describes a person or thing extremely aware of what is going on with their surroundings, and is often ready to quickly respond to a possibly dangerous situation.
Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
To grasp the meaning or logic of; understand:
To adhere to, follow, keep, or abide by (a law, custom, duty, rule, etc.)
To go to see (a performance, for example):
To think of (something) in a particular way; regard:
To find out with certainty
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To find out exactly; calculate precisely; ascertain
To attend to; apply oneself to (a task, etc.)
To look at on all sides or in all its aspects; to view or consider with continued attention; to regard with deliberate care; to meditate on; to study, ponder, or consider.
(Obs.) To attend as a consequence
To think of or consider in a particular way:
To blemish, scratch, or stain.
To scrutinize is to look at something very closely or very carefully.
To look over the parts, features, or contents of; view broadly:
To catch sight of; see:
To look about for.
To control, protect, or keep orderly with or as police or a similar force
(Intransitive) To go the rounds along a chain of sentinels; to traverse a police district or beat.
To notice is to learn about or see something for the first time, or giving someone or something attention.
To watch or check on (a person or thing) as a monitor
To seem or appear to be:
To maintain control over, as to prevent indiscretion:
Focus is defined as to concentrate on something in particular. Focus is defined as to bring into view.
Defend is defined as to stand up for, protect or guard.
To manage the activities and transactions of; run:
To guard with a picket.
To ignore; neglect
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To do harm to; hurt, damage, etc.
To cause physical damage to (something); harm:
Find another word for watching. In this page you can discover 48 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for watching, like: observant, observation, observance, cautious, on-the-lookout, vigilant, wary, alert, circumspect, following and observing.