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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theywatch over
he/she/itwatches over
present participlewatching over
past tensewatched over
past participlewatched over

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  1. watch over someone/something to guard, protect, or be in charge of someone or something

    Soldiers arrived to watch over the city and maintain peace.

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