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onlooker

[on-loo k-er, awn-] /ˈɒnˌlʊk ər, ˈɔn-/
noun
1.
spectator; observer; witness.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; on + looker, after verb phrase look on
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British Dictionary definitions for onlookers

onlooker

/ˈɒnˌlʊkə/
noun
1.
a person who observes without taking part
Derived Forms
onlooking, adjective
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Word Origin and History for onlookers

onlooker

n.

c.1600, from on + agent noun from look (v.).

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