bystander : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a nonparticipant spectator
- Gordimer is no literary bystander.
- The voyage to the bottom of the Atlantic was uneventful enough to satisfy the most apprehensive bystander.
- He was just an innocent bystander, he says.
News & Articles
- Girl's Car-Chase Death Spawns a Very Big Lawsuit Over 911 Response Time
The death of a 4-year-old bystander killed by a car fleeing police last week might have been prevented, the girl's mother said, had the emergency vehicles dispatched to help her not been delayed by four minutes.
June 13, 2013 - New York Magazine
- Patriots and #8217; Brady, Kraft fine with Tebowmania
FOXBORO - Tim Tebow participated in his second straight practice with the Patriots at their three-day minicamp on Wednesday and that session was much like his first. Tebow joined fellow quarterbacks Tom Brady and Ryan Mallett in receiving positional instruction, but was a bystander during team drills until getting a chance to run with the backups at the very end of the two-hour session (FYI: It ...
June 13, 2013 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
- HeartSine Recruits Athlete Saved by Defibrillator
NEWTOWN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HeartSine® Technologies (www.heartsine.com), the leading manufacturer of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs), has recruited an inspirational swimmer who was saved by a defibrillator after experiencing Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA). Brian Duffield collapsed at the age of 40 in Tucson, Arizona, after a routine swimming workout in 2006. A bystander ran for help ...
June 13, 2013 - Business Wire
- John Sentamu in Independent
Speaking at the Worshipful Company of International Bankers' annual dinner last night, Dr Sentamu said: "To a bystander like me, those who made Â£190 million deliberately underselling the shares of HBOS, in spite of a very strong capital base, and...
- Barry Melrose in International Herald Tribune
I wanted the challenge again. I wanted to find out if I can still do it,Melrose said during a news conference. "I miss it. I've missed it since I left. I miss, the term I use is having a dog in a fight. I'm not a bystander. I've never been...
- Tim Kaine in Forbes
Virginia was not an innocent bystander in the matter of slavery,Gov. Timothy M. Kaine told a multiracial crowd gathered at the memorial, along a busy corner in downtown Richmond. "Some expression of apology or regret is ...... natural."