unobserved


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unobserved

(ˌʌnəbˈzɜːvd)
adj
not seen or perceived
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unobserved - not observedunobserved - not observed        
undetected - not perceived or discerned; "they feared some undetected trace of poison"; "she looked around to be sure her faux pas was undetected"
2.unobserved - not observedunobserved - not observed; "managed to slip away unobserved"
unnoticed - not noticed; "hoped his departure had passed unnoticed"
Translations

unobserved

[ˈʌnəbˈzɜːvd] ADJ
1. (= not seen) → inadvertido, desapercibido
to get away unobservedlograr pasar inadvertido or desapercibido
2. (= not celebrated) → sin celebrar or (LAm) festejar

unobserved

[ˌʌnəbˈzɜːrvd] adj
(= unseen) → à l'abri des regards
John had been sitting, unobserved, in the darkness → John était resté assis à l'abri des regards, dans l'obscurité.
Looking round to make sure he was unobserved, he slipped through the door → Regardant autour de lui pour s'assurer qu'il était à l'abri des regards, il s'introduit par la porte.
(= without being seen)
The two of them left unobserved → Ils partirent tous les deux sans être vus.
to pass unobserved → passer inaperçu(e)

unobserved

adj (= not seen)unbemerkt; (= not celebrated)nicht (mehr) eingehalten or beachtet

unobserved

[ˌʌnəbˈzɜːvd] adjinosservato/a
to go unobserved → passare inosservato/a
References in classic literature ?
Here again, therefore, it seems fair to infer that--with ordinary caution, and presence of mind--any man, or men, might have ascended by the ladder, and might have descended again, unobserved.
When any extraordinary scene presents itself (as we trust will often be the case), we shall spare no pains nor paper to open it at large to our reader; but if whole years should pass without producing anything worthy his notice, we shall not be afraid of a chasm in our history; but shall hasten on to matters of consequence, and leave such periods of time totally unobserved.
Unobserved he rose and glided away; while, awestruck by the aspect of their commander, the seamen clustered together on the forecastle, till Ahab, troubledly pacing the deck, shouted out -- To the braces
It was a splendid place from which to observe and remain unobserved.
he asked himself, and stole up to the entrance, that he might be able unobserved to see his guests.
Peeping out, more than once, when he reached the top, to make sure that he was unobserved, Noah Claypole darted away at his utmost speed, and made for the Jew's house as fast as his legs would carry him.
Elinor turned involuntarily to Marianne, to see whether it could be unobserved by her.
He had cut through a bulkhead unobserved and had removed one of the sacks of coin, worth perhaps three or four hundred guineas, to help him on his further wanderings.
Fogg and his servant went ashore at Aden to have the passport again visaed; Fix, unobserved, followed them.
It was Mercedes, who, hearing no news of her lover, had come unobserved to inquire after him.
When two trappers undertake any considerable stream, their mode of proceeding is, to hide their horses in some lonely glen, where they can graze unobserved.
Before sunrise on a May morning in the year 1264, the barons' army set out from its camp at Fletching, nine miles from Lewes, and, marching through dense forests, reached a point two miles from the city, unobserved.