watch over sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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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 ​bodyguardswatching over him every ​hour of the ​day.
(Definition of watch over sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “watch over sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 保护, 照看…
in Turkish bakmak, ilgilenmek, göz kulak olmak…
in Russian приглядывать за кем-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保護, 照顧…
in Polish opiekować się kimś…
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