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"watcher" in British English

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watchernoun [C]

uk   /ˈwɒtʃ.ər/  us   /ˈwɑː.tʃɚ/

-watchersuffix

uk   /-wɒtʃ.ər/  us   /-wɑː.tʃɚ/
used with ​nouns to ​describe a ​person who is ​interested in and ​enjoyswatching a ​particular thing: Royal-watchers have ​once again been ​speculating on the ​health of the ​princess.
(Definition of watcher from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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watchernoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɑtʃ·ər, ˈwɔ·tʃər/
someone who is ​interested in the ​developments and ​changes of a ​particular thing: But the ​realgrowth, ​industry watchers say, will come in the ​corporate and ​personaljetsector.
(Definition of watcher from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “watcher”
in Chinese (Simplified) (电视或电影的)观众…
in Chinese (Traditional) (電視或電影的)觀眾…
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