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observant

adjective

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1 paying close attention usually for the purpose of anticipating approaching danger or opportunity
  • if you were more observant, you would perceive that something is troubling her deeply

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2 having the mind fixed on something
  • observant viewers will notice that the position of hero’s facial wound changes in the course of the scene

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The first known use of observant was in 1599

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“Observant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/observant. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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