Definition of watchfully in English:

watchfully

Pronunciation /ˈwɒtʃfʊli//ˈwɒtʃf(ə)li/

adverb

  • See watchful

    • ‘Security guards stood watchfully, while anxious exhibitors slept alongside their valuables in case thieves struck in the night.’
    • ‘Matthew carefully and watchfully walked out the door.’
    • ‘The entrants would have to be ever conscious of the struggle, and tread carefully and watchfully.’
    • ‘Familiar with the production process, he got his shots by hovering watchfully near potential moments, camera ready.’
    • ‘I would stand in a corner watchfully, taking pictures as the opportunities came.’

Pronunciation

watchfully

/ˈwɒtʃfʊli//ˈwɒtʃf(ə)li/