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the act of watching a person suspected of a crime

surveillance

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the ability to see

eyesight

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the act of watching sb/sth carefully for a period of time

observation V: observe sth/sb

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watch sth/sb carefully so that you are ready to act if necessary

keep watch on sth/sb

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in a way that doesn't attract attention

unobtrusively

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look quickly at sth/sb

glance at sb/sth

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know who sb is when you see or hear them, because you have seen or heard them before

recognize sb

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become impossible to see

disappear SYN: vanish OPP: appear

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see sth and be aware of it

notice sth

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see sb/sth suddenly when they are not easy to see

spot sb/sth

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see sth with difficulty

make sth out

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look at sth/sb very directly for a long time

stare at sth/sb

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watching carefully for sb/sth

on the lookout for sth/sb

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where sb/sth cannot be seen

out of sight OPP: in sight

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see sb/sth for a very short time

catch a glimpse of sb/sth SYN: glimpse sb/sth