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watch over sb

phrasal verb with watch uk   /wɒtʃ/  us   /wɑːtʃ/ verb
to protect someone and make certain that they are safe: The prince has two bodyguards watching over him every hour of the day.
Translations of “watch over sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 保護, 照顧…
in Russian приглядывать за кем-либо…
in Turkish bakmak, ilgilenmek, göz kulak olmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 保护, 照看…
in Polish opiekować się kimś…
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