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verb [transitive] surveille pronunciation in American English /sərˈveɪl/
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present tense
I/you/we/theysurveille
he/she/itsurveilles
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
    2
    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 13:36:00

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