Observer

Definition of Observer

Ob`serv´er
n.1.One who observes, or pays attention to, anything; especially, one engaged in, or trained to habits of, close and exact observation; as, an astronomical observer.
The observed of all observers.
- Shak.
Careful observers may foretell the hour,
By sure prognostic, when to dread a shower.
- Swift.
2.One who keeps any law, custom, regulation, rite, etc.; one who conforms to anything in practice.
These . . . hearkened unto observers of times.
- Deut. xviii. 14.
3.One who fulfills or performs; as, an observer of his promises.
4.A sycophantic follower.

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