Science / Weather / Hurricane Watch: A formal advisory issued by forecasters at the National Hurricane Center when they have determined that hurricane conditions are a potential threat to a coastal area or group of islands within a 24 to 36 hour period. A watch is used to inform the public and marine interests of the storm's location, intensity, and movement.
Hurricane Verb Synonyms: cyclone, tornado, typhoon, whirlwind, twister, wind-storm, storm, gale, blow
Watch Adjective Synonyms: observe, regard, look at, gaze at or on, take in, contemplate
Watch Noun Synonyms: vigil, surveillance, observation, lookout
Watch Verb Synonyms: sentry, sentinel, guard, watchman
Business / Finance / Shark Watcher: Often used in risk arbitrage. Firm specializing in the early detection of takeover activity. Such a firm, whose primary business is usually the solicitation of proxies for client corporations, monitor MORE
Business / Finance / Stock Watcher (NYSE): A letter designation assigned to securities and mutual funds that trade on U.S. financial exchanges. MORE