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"onlooker" in British English

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onlookernoun [C]

uk   /ˈɒnˌlʊk.ər/  us   /ˈɑːnˌlʊk.ɚ/
(Definition of onlooker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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onlookernoun [C]

 us   /ˈɔnˌlʊk·ər, ˈɑn-/
someone who ​watches something ​happening but is not ​involved in it: The ​building was ​demolished before a ​crowd of ​nearly 200 onlookers.
(Definition of onlooker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “onlooker”
in Spanish espectador…
in Vietnamese người xem…
in Malaysian orang yg melihat…
in Thai ผู้เห็นเหตุการณ์…
in French spectateur/-trice…
in German der/die Zuschauer(in)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旁观者,围观者…
in Turkish seyirci, seyreden, temaşacı…
in Russian наблюдатель, зритель…
in Indonesian penonton…
in Chinese (Traditional) 旁觀者,圍觀者…
in Polish obserwator, widz, gap…
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