Watch in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Watch

(transitive) To look at, see, or view for a period of time. | (transitive) To observe over a period of time; to notice or pay attention. | (transitive) To mind, attend, or guard.

Short Example Sentences for Watch

  • 1. It was curious to watch the faces of those who read. 🔊
  • 2. He whistled again, but Watch made no response. 🔊
  • 3. May God watch over you, my dear son. 🔊
  • 4. She shut off the light and sat down by the window to watch the first arrivals. 🔊
  • 5. There was a half-hour of breathless watch ere the steam-tugs were alongside. 🔊
  • 6. They will try to catch him at every turn, but we two will watch over him. 🔊
  • 7. Because we love the Quarter we watch over it with unceasing vigilance. 🔊
  • 8. I do not watch you, and if you were to deceive me I should be none the wiser. 🔊
  • 9. When he had run a short distance he looked round at Watch and whistled. 🔊
  • 10. He was looking up at his master just as Watch used to look at Harding. 🔊

How to use Watch in Sentences?

  • 1. There was nothing for her to do save to sit with hands folded and watch the sacrilege. 🔊
  • 2. We cannot watch her withering away under our very eyes; and that is what is actually happening. 🔊
  • 3. Pep kept his watch in his hand and his eyes fixed upon it most of the time for the next half-hour. 🔊
  • 4. I begged her to get her luggage, go to her hotel, and leave me to watch and search. 🔊
  • 5. Here Grace loved to sit and watch the conflict, and here she was when Tom Hobson rode by. 🔊
  • 6. Posed on the seat on which they had first spoken to each other, it was her turn to watch him coming on. 🔊
  • 7. I retreated again to the neighborhood of the smaller compartment, and was fascinated to watch the swarming faces. 🔊
  • 8. A glance at the big clock in the tower opposite her bedroom window convinced her that her watch was to be taken seriously. 🔊
  • 9. The tray of penny jewellery was placed at the corner of a table, and a small boy set to watch over it. 🔊
  • 10. He produced a watch and studied it frowningly, then dismissed us and the recital of our troubles with a ponderous gesture. 🔊
  • 11. Patricia, with her disquiet mood still hovering about her, came over to the table to watch him begin operations. 🔊
  • 12. Still I had the idea of this inexplicable countenance gazing and keeping watch upon me through the darkness. 🔊
  • 13. We went into our rooms, but we had nothing to do for half an hour exept to watch the rain drops as they fell upon the window panes. 🔊
  • 14. And is it not a good quarter of an hour's amusement every afternoon to watch the gourmets feasting their eyes on the day's fare? 🔊
  • 15. Gray surmised that one or more of the herd had turned savage, and in conflict with them Watch had got his wounds. 🔊
  • 16. The only way, she realized, was to watch and hope, to play the waiting game as far as this was possible to her active nature. 🔊
  • 17. From hence, the brigands, like hawks in their nests, keep on the watch for such travellers as are likely to afford either booty or ransom. 🔊
  • 18. He would fetch Watch some water and food where it lay, if he could not get the dog to go back to the hut. 🔊
  • 19. Yet thither many an angel in love delights to come, And watch in joy and gladness the heirs of his bright home. 🔊
  • 20. He drew a key from his watch chain, opened the book, and ran his fingers down the O's. 🔊
  • 21. About this time also little Ida would kneel on a chair at her nursery window in the opposite house to watch the old lady come out and go. 🔊
  • 22. I came in presently, was charmed with the situation, and sat down in a corner to watch Jim suffer, and enjoy it. 🔊
  • 23. Meanwhile a patrol of Bedouin horsemen, who were keeping watch on the bank, perceived the three riders and their leader, and challenged them. 🔊
  • 24. During this period the thought of Bruno keeping his lonely watch over that blanket caused Harry many a sharp pain. 🔊
  • 25. Therefore, I smoked my cigarette without misgiving, and kept close watch for bobbing black dots against the far-flung green. 🔊