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Princeton's WordNet

  1. observation, observance, watchingnoun

    the act of observing; taking a patient look

Wiktionary

  1. watchingadjective

    Of or relating to the action: to watch.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Watchingnoun

    Inability to sleep.

    Etymology: from watch.

    The bullet, not having been extracted, occasioned great pain and watchings. Richard Wiseman, Surgery.

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.

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  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

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  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

Examples of watching in a Sentence

  1. Mari Osaka:

    I actually drove past this( stadium) a lot when I was a kid, i grew up watching all these great players winning it so just to come from being a kid in the audience to being the one holding the trophy would mean a lot.

  2. David Letterman:

    Everyone has a purpose in life. Perhaps yours is watching television.

  3. Tom Watson:

    Augusta National in April is one of my favorite places to be, with the many fond memories of both watching the Masters as a youngster and then competing in the tournament for so many years, I am greatly honored to join my friends and fellow competitors, Jack and Gary, as an honorary starter in this upcoming Masters.

  4. Jordan Peterson:

    You can only find out what you actually believe (rather than what you think you believe) by watching how you act. You simply don’t know what you believe, before that. You are too complex to understand yourself.

  5. Carol Harrison:

    Many children also come home to a house where both parents may not have yet arrived home from work, the result, very often, is gaming on computers and watching TV, which are very often accompanied by eating unhealthy snacks.

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