What does watching mean?

Definitions for watching

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word watching.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. observation, observance, watching(noun)

    the act of observing; taking a patient look

Wiktionary

  1. watching(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the action: to watch.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Watching

    of Watch

Freebase

  1. Watching

    Watching is a British television sitcom, produced by Granada Television for the ITV network and broadcast for seven series and four specials between 1987 and 1993. The series was written by Jim Hitchmough and starred Paul Bown and Emma Wray as mismatched couple Malcolm Stoneway and Brenda Wilson.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'watching' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1666

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'watching' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1182

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of watching in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of watching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Christopher Orazio:

    We are just watching TV and watching the news, we are both hungry and fighting with each other.

  2. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    I feel like the fellow in jail who is watching his scaffold being built. (On construction of reviewing stands for inauguration of his successor John F Kennedy)

  3. Luke Salisbury:

    Watching football is like watching pornography. There's plenty of action, and I can't take my eyes off it, but when it's over, I wonder why the hell I spent an afternoon doing it.

  4. David K. Shipler:

    Watching foreign affairs is sometimes like watching a magician the eye is drawn to the hand performing the dramatic flourishes, leaving the other hand-the one doing the important job-unnoticed.

  5. Andy Warhol:

    Before I was shot, I always thought that I was more half-there than all-there -- I always suspected that I was watching TV instead of living life. Right when I was being shot and ever since, I knew that I was watching television.

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