keep an eye on
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  • keep an eye on — or[keep one s eye on] or[have one s eye on] {v. phr.} 1. To watch carefully; not stop paying attention to. * /Keep an eye on the stove in case the coffee boils./ * /You must keep your eye on the ball when you play tennis./ * /A good driver keeps… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep an eye on — or[keep one s eye on] or[have one s eye on] {v. phr.} 1. To watch carefully; not stop paying attention to. * /Keep an eye on the stove in case the coffee boils./ * /You must keep your eye on the ball when you play tennis./ * /A good driver keeps… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep an eye on — verb To watch and pay attention to. I must keep an eye on this sauce in case it curdles …   Wiktionary

  • Keep an Eye on Amelia — Directed by Claude Autant Lara Written by Georges Feydeau Jean Auren …   Wikipedia

  • Keep an Eye on Summer — Infobox Song Name = Keep an Eye on Summer Artist = The Beach Boys Album = Shut Down Volume 2 Released = 1964 track no = 9 Recorded = ??? Genre = Pop Surf rock Length = 2:21 Writer =Brian Wilson/Bob Norman Label = Capitol Records Producer = Brian… …   Wikipedia

  • To keep an eye on — Eye Eye ([imac]), n. [OE. eghe, eighe, eie, eye, AS. e[ a]ge; akin to OFries. [=a]ge, OS. [=o]ga, D. oog, Ohg. ouga, G. auge, Icel. auga, Sw. [ o]ga, Dan. [ o]ie, Goth. aug[=o]; cf. OSlav. oko, Lith. akis, L. okulus, Gr. o kkos, eye, o sse, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • keep an eye open — or[keep an eye out for] See: KEEP AN EYE ON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep an eye open — or[keep an eye out for] See: KEEP AN EYE ON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep an eye peeled — verb To look out (for something) attentively. Keep an eye peeled, you never know when the ice cream truck will pass by. Syn: be on the lookout, keep a look out, keep an eye out, keep an eye skinned, keep ones eyes skinned, look out, watch out …   Wiktionary

  • have an eye on — or[have one s eye on] {v. phr.}, {informal} 1. To look at or think about (something wanted); have a wish for; have as an aim. * /I bought ice cream, but Jimmy had his eye on some candy./ * /John has his eye on a scholarship so he can go to… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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