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be•obach•ten     ( beobachtet    ptp)    vt   to observe  
(=bemerken auch)  
to notice, to see  
(=genau verfolgen, betrachten auch)  
to watch  
etw an jdm beobachten      to notice sth in sb  
jdn beobachten lassen      [Polizei etc]   to put sb under surveillance  
er wird von der Polizei beobachtet      he's under police surveillance  
sich beobachtet fühlen      to feel (as if) one is being watched  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
scharf beobachten exp.
to be very observant

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to put sb under surveillance
to watch sb intently ; to put sb under close surveillance
to notice sth in sb
'beobachten' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
wie bei Kaninchen zu beobachten ist {oder} beobachtet wird
die Konkurrenz beobachten
jdn ganz genau beobachten
gefesselt {oder} gebannt beobachten
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"beobachten": examples and translations in context
Wir müssen diese Situation deshalb beobachten und für Verbesserungen sorgen. We must therefore monitor this situation to ensure that it is improved.
Wir werden diese Problematik sehr aufmerksam beobachten. We are going to monitor this subject very closely.
Fischer beobachten innerhalb der Caldera mässige strombolianische Tätigkeit. Fishermen resting within the Krakatau caldera observe mild strombolian activity.
Heute kann man überall eine Ästhetisierung der Politik beobachten. It is easy to observe an aestheticisation of politics everywhere today.
Da soll Dowd die Züge beobachten. I'm told Dowd goes down there to watch trains.
Ihr Job ist es zu beobachten und zu berichten, beobachten und berichten. Your job is to watch and report, watch and report.
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