Examples of observer in a Sentence
According to one observer, the event was poorly organized.
The star is not visible to an observer without a telescope.
According to one military observer, this change comes after years of planning.
Observers say the economy is improving.
The class has an observer today, so please be on your best behavior.
Recent Examples of observer from the Web
Molly Hensley-Clancy | BuzzFeed Puerto Rico’s public university system is facing an unprecedented round of funding cuts that students and observers say will decimate the island’s college campuses.
Political observers spent Wednesday believing an announcement about U.S. participation in the Paris climate change agreement could come at any moment.
That mix is part of why the Chinatown idea, spearheaded by Councilman Alix Desulme, initially surprised and confused some residents and observers.
Tadiotto swung hard and slipped, his ball striking an observer about 40 yards away.
But her presence represents what observers note is a growing pushback in Baldwin County to growth.
But legal observers say no court appears to have made as dramatic an attempt at reform as San Francisco.
Statewide, about 16 percent of officer positions are vacant, an Observer story showed.
Saudi Arabia remains a tough place for foreign companies, observers say.
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First Known Use of observer
OBSERVER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of observer for English Language Learners
: a person who sees and notices someone or something
: a person who pays close attention to something and is considered to be an expert on that thing
: a person who is present at something (such as a meeting) in order to watch and listen to what happens
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