Definition of Watching. Meaning of Watching. Synonyms of Watching

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Watching. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Watching and, of course, Watching synonyms and on the right images related to the word Watching.

Definition of Watching

No result for Watching. Showing similar results...

Vigils or Watchings
Vigil Vig"il, n. [OE. vigile, L. vigilia, from vigil awake, watchful, probably akin to E. wake: cf. F. vigile. See Wake, v. i., and cf. Reveille, Surveillance, Vedette, Vegetable, Vigor.] 1. Abstinence from sleep, whether at a time when sleep is customary or not; the act of keeping awake, or the state of being awake, or the state of being awake; sleeplessness; wakefulness; watch. ``Worn out by the labors and vigils of many months.' --Macaulay. Nothing wears out a fine face like the vigils of the card table and those cutting passions which attend them. --Addison. 2. Hence, devotional watching; waking for prayer, or other religious exercises. So they in heaven their odes and vigils tuned. --Milton. Be sober and keep vigil, The Judge is at the gate. --Neale (Rhythm of St. Bernard). 3. (Eccl.) (a) Originally, the watch kept on the night before a feast. (b) Later, the day and the night preceding a feast. He that shall live this day, and see old age, Will yearly on the vigil feast his neighbors, And say, ``To-morrow is St. Crispian.' --Shak. (c) A religious service performed in the evening preceding a feast. Vigils, or Watchings, of flowers (Bot.), a peculiar faculty belonging to the flowers of certain plants of opening and closing their petals as certain hours of the day. [R.]

Meaning of Watching from wikipedia

- Guinness. p. 562. ISBN 0-85112-744-4. Watching on IMDb Watching at TV.com Watching at British Comedy Guide Watching - Contains the latest News about this...
- Somebody's Watching Me [Hi Tack Edit] Somebody's Watching Me [Hi Tack Club Mix] Somebody's Watching Me [E-Craig's 2006 Remix] Somebody's Watching Me [DeNnis...
- Binge-watching, also called binge-viewing or marathon-viewing, is the practice of watching television for a long time span, usually a single television...
- People watching or crowd watching is the act of observing people and their interactions, usually without their knowledge. It involves picking up on idiosyncrasies...
- A watch is a timepiece intended to be carried or worn by a person. It is designed to keep working despite the motions caused by the person's activities...
- Their Eyes Were Watching God is a 1937 novel and the best known work by African-American writer Zora Neale Hurston. The novel explores main character Janie...
- Watcher or Watchers may refer to: Watcher (angel) or Grigori, a cl**** of fallen angels in Biblical apocrypha Watcher (comics), an extraterrestrial species...
- "Keep Watching (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 2, 2017. Kit, Borys (October 30, 2015). "Bella Thorne Horror Movie 'Keep Watching' Acquired...
- Watching You Watching Me is the R&B/soul singer/backing vocalist Ullanda McCullough's third and last album, released on Atlantic Records in 1982. It features...
- was being pla**** right before they went off into "Watching Rainbows", is "Mean Mr. Mustard". "Watching Rainbows" appeared as one of the three songs that...
Loading...