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clock-watcher

One who often checks the time during an activity or event, as due to boredom and/or a desire to leave. He's a total clock-watcher, so I doubt that he likes his job.

clock-watcher

someone -- a worker or a student -- who is always looking at the clock, anticipating when something will be over. There are four clock-watchers in our office. People who don't like their jobs can turn into clockwatchers.

bird watcher

n. a girl watcher; someone, usually a man, who enjoys watching women go by. You bird watchers should just mind your own business!
See also: bird, watcher

clock watcher

n. someone—a worker or a student—who is always looking at the clock. People who don’t like their jobs can turn into clock watchers.
See also: clock, watcher
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Weight Watchers is more relevant and needed than ever," Chief Executive Officer Mindy Grossman, who took over last July, said at a company event on Wednesday, citing the rise of obesity across the globe.
1c] were significantly greater in the Weight Watchers group than controls at each of the prespecified interim follow-ups at 13, 26, and 39 weeks.
Since joining BBC Weather Watchers and uploading photographs of the Holme Valley Sandie's photos have been featured on the forecasts on the BBC Six O'Clock News, BBC Countryfile, BBC News 24 and on BBC Breakfast.
But Trump isn't alone in recruiting poll watchers this year.
Though the company cited research about self-consciousness as a basis for the mailed packages, Weight Watchers later admitted the bulbs were a mistake.
Kansas requires poll watchers to be registered voters unless the poll watcher is a member of the candidate's family, or if the poll watcher is 14 to 17 years old and meets all other requirements for being a registered voter except for age.
Now retired Maria credits the Weight Watchers classes in helping her achieve her dream of shedding the weight and slimming down to a swelte size 12.
Weight Watchers motion to dismiss the complaint for failure to state a claim explained that no information regarding competition from free online apps or other trends had been omitted from or misstated in Weight Watchers communications with its investors.
I call on those who support me, those who believe in me, those who sympathize with me help me guard my votes, he said, adding that he had no money to give as allowances for his poll watchers.
1 Weight Watchers Custard Creams 2 SmartPoints(r) Cadburys Chomp (24g) 5 SmartPoints(r) 1 x 100g Muller Light milk chocolate dessert 5 SmartPoints(r) we know At Weight Watchers that success goes beyond just a number on the scales.
The five 5KU lineup consists of Weight Watchers Oat Clusters with Almonds (120 calories per serving; PointsPlus value of 3 per serving); Weight Watchers Whole Grain Honey Nut Toasted Oats (120 calories, PointsPlus value of 3); Weight Watchers Frosted Shredded Wheat With Protein (210 calories, PointsPlus value of 5); Weight Watchers Oat Clusters With Cherries and Almonds (120 calories, PointsPlus value of 3); and Weight Watchers Chocolate Frosted Shredded Wheat (210 calories, PointsPlus value of 5).
The American Journal of Medicine compared results at Weight Watchers to people trying to lose weight on their own.
Weight Watchers What to Cook Now: 300 Recipes for Every Kitchen pairs the Weight Watchers program with the perennial question of what to cook that suits that program but appeals to the entire family, and is a fine recommendation for any on the Weight Watchers' program.
That's why Your Evening Gazette and Sunday Sun have teamed up with Weight Watchers, to offer you a range of top tips, recipe ideas, success stories and even some exclusive offers to help inspire you to spring your weightloss into gear this year.
That's why The Chronicle and Sunday Sun have teamed up with Weight Watchers, to offer you a range of top tips, recipe ideas, success stories and even some exclusive offers to help inspire you to spring your weightloss into gear this year.