observer observer  /əb ˈzɜr vər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses
  2. (n) an expert who observes and comments on something

Usage(s):

  • Flying over enemy territory, a reconnaissance observer spies, for example, an enemy force cunningly deployed to command a road below.

News

  1. all-observer girls track field

    2013 ALL-OBSERVER
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Westland Observer

  2. Observer Forum: Letters to the editor

    Wednesday’s Observer had a front-page article about an innocent man murdered by gun. (“Struggle, shots, death in seconds”).
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Charlotte Observer

  3. Observer reporter selected for fellowship

    The Observer’s Katy Nesbitt will be heading to Montana at the end of the month as a fellow for the 2013 Crown of the Continent Institute. The institute, an all-expenses paid learning expedition, is one of many offered by the Institute for Journalism and Natural Resources.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: La Grande Observer

Quotes

  1. "I am shocked and deeply distressed by the apparently deliberate targeting by Israeli Defense Forces of a UN Observer post in southern Lebanon," Annan said in the statement.
    on Jul 25, 2006 By: Kofi Annan Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. "Any rational observer would say that if the war's lost, then someone won the war," McCain responded. "Al-Qaida will win that war."
    on May 4, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Washington Post

  3. "I don't believe it," said Democratic Rep. Tom Lantos of California, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. "Every objective observer seems to think the State Department's projections are wildly unrealistic."
    on Jul 22, 2007 By: Tom Lantos Source: FOXNews

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