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outwatch

[ out-woch ]
/ ˌaʊtˈwɒtʃ /
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verb (used with object)
to outdo or surpass in watching.
to watch, or maintain a vigil, until the end of: The mourners had outwatched the night.
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Origin of outwatch

First recorded in 1620–30; out- + watch
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