looker-on

noun
look·​er-on | \ ˌlu̇-kər-ˈȯn How to pronounce looker-on (audio) , -ˈän\
plural lookers-on

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1536, in the meaning defined above

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looker-on

noun

English Language Learners Definition of looker-on

: a person who watches something

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