Venus was the quiet one: pensive and observant of everything around her.
Ferraro was a particularly juicy target—an observant Catholic who had differences with her church—and its powerful leaders.
The pères Emanuel were raised in a observant Jewish home in Wilmette, a suburb of Chicago.
But he operates in a mode as old as American letters—aw-shucks credulity mixed with an observant intelligence.
I saw that side of Mindy, so observant, so perceptive, so aware of what was happening to her.
Clodagh, to her own annoyance, coloured; and Barnard smiled in his observant, quizzical fashion.
And if I were to be at all observant of him, it must be from fear, not love.
She was born to be a man's comrade, observant, unexacting, level-headed.
The observant trio had noticed an additional cause for uneasiness.
A monk in the stalls was at prayer, he also kept an observant eye on the two visitors.