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English definition of “rubbernecker”

rubbernecker

noun [C]     /ˈrʌb.ə.nek.ər/ US  /-ɚ.nek.ɚ/ (also rubberneck)
a driver who drives more slowly to look at an accident, or a person who looks at something in a stupid wayAccidents involving vehiclesUsing the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive rubbernecking     /-ɪŋ/ noun [U] Accidents involving vehiclesUsing the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
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