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on·look·er

 (ŏn′lo͝ok′ər, ôn′-)
n.
One that looks on; a spectator or bystander.

onlooker

(ˈɒnˌlʊkə)
n
a person who observes without taking part
ˈonˌlooking adj

on•look•er

(ˈɒnˌlʊk ər, ˈɔn-)

n.
a spectator; observer; witness.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.onlooker - someone who looks ononlooker - someone who looks on      
looker, spectator, viewer, watcher, witness - a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind); "the spectators applauded the performance"; "television viewers"; "sky watchers discovered a new star"

onlooker

noun spectator, witness, observer, viewer, looker-on, watcher, eyewitness, bystander, sightseer A handful of onlookers stood around watching.

onlooker

noun
Translations
مُشَاهِدٌمُشاهِد، مُتَفَرِّج
přihlížející
tilskuer
sivustakatsoja
promatračgledatelj
áhorfandi
傍観者
방관자
skatītājsvērotājs
åskådare
ผู้เห็นเหตุการณ์
người xem

onlooker

[ˈɒnˌlʊkəʳ] Nespectador(a) m/f (esp pej) → mirón/ona m/f
I was a mere onlookeryo era un simple espectador

onlooker

[ˈɒnlʊkər] nspectateur/trice m/f

onlooker

nZuschauer(in) m(f)

onlooker

[ˈɒnˌlʊkəʳ] nastante m/f, spettatore/trice

onlooker

(ˈonlukə) noun
a person who watches something happening. A crowd of onlookers had gathered round the two men who were fighting.

onlooker

مُشَاهِدٌ přihlížející tilskuer Zuschauer θεατής espectador sivustakatsoja badaud promatrač spettatore 傍観者 방관자 toeschouwer tilskuer widz espectador зритель åskådare ผู้เห็นเหตุการณ์ izleyici người xem 旁观者
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She never regained them, This was what the onlooking huskies had waited for.
And none more so than that of four-year-old Daniel Pelka, starved and beaten for months on end by his serial criminal stepfather and drug-addict prostitute mother, but mind-bogglingly beyond the help of onlooking teachers, medics and social workers.
Those of us who had a river close by would paddle and swim in it during the summer and if a friend or family member enjoyed fishing we - as onlooking youngsters - took an immediate liking for the hobby and were encouraged to do so from an early age.
Chatting" to her at The Ivor Novello Awards three years ago, she responded to every question with a sarcastic "No", before tottering off into the arms of onlooking dad, Mitch.
Wendy Whitworth's jaw hit the floor when Paul took to the stage,'' said one onlooking member of the McCartney crew.
WITH one roll of his nimble ankle, Gareth Bale induced decidedly mixed feelings in onlooking Evertonians on Thursday evening.
The rest of the first half was a scrappy affair, but the visitors compounded the misery of the onlooking Welsh fans by nicking the lead two minutes before half-time.
Onlooking punters begged the jobsworth officers to let McCoy off after he was stopped as he drove out of Aintree but the champion jumper's luck had run out.
The Welsh international did well in the centre of midfield alongside Tobias Linderoth in front of the onlooking David Moyes before being substituted after 59 minutes.
That''s why it was so reassuring to see Carragher return to the team against Arsenal and provide a master class in defending for the onlooking pair of Skrtel and Coates to take notes from.
There's nothing more apparent to onlooking friends and family than a gratitude faker.
What Marco Tardelli made of it all is anyone's guess but the onlooking Republic of Ireland assistant must have been impressed with Keith Fahey's sublime performance.