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verb [transitive] surveille pronunciation in British English /sə(r)ˈveɪl/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlesurveilling
past tensesurveilled
past participlesurveilled

or surveil

  1. 1
    to watch people or places secretly to find out what they are doing
    A group of unidentified men in a jeep were surveilling her house.
    You can be surveilled by any number of federal agencies.
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to carry out surveillance on
    Britain is already the most spied on, monitored and surveilled democratic society there has ever been.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 04/10/2013


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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