verb (used with object), sur·veilled, sur·veil·ling.
- suruga bay,
- surveillance society,
- survey course
Origin of surveil
Examples from the Web for surveil
Then it dawned on him—he could surveil himself for the authorities.
So, the ability to surveil everyone on the planet is almost there, and arguably will be there within a few years.Julian Assange Blasts NSA Spying, Says ‘Obama Administration Isn’t Serious’at SXSW|Marlow Stern|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Word Origin for surveil
1904, back-formation from surveillance. Sometimes also surveille. Related: Surveilled; surveilling.