Simple Definition of spectator
: a person who watches an event, show, game, activity, etc., often as part of an audience
Examples of spectator
The spectators lining the road cheered the racers on.
The accident attracted a large crowd of spectators.
I wasn't a participant in the preparations, merely a spectator.
Origin of spectator
Latin, from spectare to watch
First Known Use: circa 1586
Rhymes with spectator
aerator, castrator, collator, Chubb Crater, Bay Stater, creator, curator, debater, deflator, dictator, dilator, donator, downstater, dumbwaiter, equator, first-rater, glossator, headwaiter, ice-skater, levator, locator, mandator, migrator, narrator, pond skater, pronator, pulsator, red-baiter, relater, speed skater, tailgater, testator, theater, third-rater, titrator, translator, upstater, vibrator
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