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How to say Watch In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
時計とけいトケイ
Pronunciation: とけい
How to Say It Outloud: tokei
Usage: Used to refer to a timekeeping device, such as a wristwatch or a wall clock
Example Sentence Japanese:私は新しい時計を買いました。
Example Sentence English:I bought a new watch.
HiraganaKatakana
みるミル
Pronunciation: みる
How to Say It Outloud: miru
Usage: Used when referring to the action of watching or seeing something
Example Sentence Japanese:私は映画を見るのが好きです。
Example Sentence English:I like watching movies.

Dictionary

時計とけいCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • clock; watch; timepiece
Wikipedia definition
  • Clock
見張りみはりCommon word
Noun
  • watch; guard; lookout; surveillance; watchman; sentinel
腕時計うでどけいCommon word
Noun
  • wristwatch; watch
Wikipedia definition
  • Watch
警戒けいかいCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
Suru verb
Transitive verb
  • vigilance; caution; alertness; precaution; being on guard
見るみるCommon wordjlpt-n5
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to see; to look; to watch; to view; to observe
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to examine; to look over; to assess; to check; to judge
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to look after; to attend to; to take care of; to keep an eye on
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to experience; to meet with (misfortune, success, etc.)
Auxiliary verb
Ichidan verb
  • to try ...; to have a go at ...; to give ... a try
Auxiliary verb
Ichidan verb
  • to see (that) ...; to find (that) ...
眺めるながめるCommon wordjlpt-n3
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to look at; to gaze at; to watch; to stare at
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to look out over; to get a view of; to admire (e.g. the scenery)
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to look on (from the sidelines); to stand by and watch; to observe
番ばんCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • number (in a series)
Noun
  • (one's) turn
Noun
  • watch; guard; lookout
Noun, used as a suffix
  • rank; standing; position
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • bout; match
Noun, used as a suffix
  • pieces (in a collection)
ご覧になるごらんになるCommon wordjlpt-n4
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
  • to see; to look; to watch
Auxiliary verb
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
  • to try to ...
待ち構えるまちかまえるCommon word
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to lie in wait (for); to be on the watch (for); to wait (for); to watch (for)
見守るみまもるCommon word
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to watch over; to keep watch over; to keep an eye on
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to watch intently; to stare; to gaze; to watch (and see what happens); to follow
睨むにらむCommon wordjlpt-n2
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to glare at; to scowl at; to glower at
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to stare intensely at; to examine carefully
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to estimate; to guess; to suspect; to judge
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to keep an eye on someone (e.g. a suspicious or untrustworthy person); to watch
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to take account of; to take into consideration
見張るみはるCommon word
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to stand watch; to stand guard; to look out
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to open (one's eyes) wide
看視人かんしじん
Noun
  • lookout; watch; person on guard
張り番はりばん
Noun
  • lookout; watch
張り込みはりこみ
Noun
  • stakeout; ambush; cordon
Noun
  • lookout; watch
Noun
  • paste-up; collage
Wikipedia definition
  • Stakeout (film)
宿直しゅくちょく
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • night watch; night guard; night shift
目するもくする
Suru verb - special class
Transitive verb
  • to regard (as); to recognize (as); to see as; to consider
Suru verb - special class
Transitive verb
  • to pay attention to; to watch
盗むぬすむCommon wordjlpt-n4
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to steal
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to plagiarize; to steal (a technique, idea, etc.); to watch and learn
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to do stealthily
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to do during scant time
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
  • to steal a base
当直とうちょくCommon word
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • being on duty; being on watch
Noun
  • person on duty
見張り番みはりばん
Noun
  • guard; lookout; watch

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