watch for - definition and synonyms

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

or watch out for

  1. watch for something/someone to pay attention so that you will see something when it arrives or happens

    Watch for Ryan. He’s here somewhere.

See also main entry: watch