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observation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of observation

  1. 1 a state of being aware <it has come to my observation that you've been missing a lot of school lately> Synonyms advertence, advertency, awareness, cognizance, consciousness, ear, eye, heed, knowledge, mindfulness, note, notice, observance, attentionRelated Words hyperawareness, hyperconsciousness; advisement, care, concern, consideration, regard, watch; apprehension, discernment, grasp, mind, perception, recognition, thought, understandingNear Antonyms disregard, neglect, obliviousness, unawareness

  2. 2 the following of a custom, rule, or law <a society in which a strict observation of business etiquette is expected of visiting foreigners> Synonyms abidance, adherence, compliance, conformance, conformity, keeping, obedience, observanceRelated Words deference, honor, regard, respect, upholding; accession, acquiescence, submission, surrender; attendance, attention, heed, noticeNear Antonyms brush-off, disregard, ignoring; delinquency, dereliction, forgetting, neglect, overlooking; offense (or offence), sin, wrong; challenge, defiance, flouting, rebellionAntonyms breach, contravention, infraction, infringement, nonobservance, transgression, trespass, violation





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