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bystander

by·stand·er

bystander

 
pronunciation:
baI staen dr
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part of speech: noun
definition: someone who happens to be present when something takes place but does not take part in it.
A bystander who saw the crime take place had to testify in court.
synonyms:
observer
similar words:
eyewitness, spectator, viewer, witness
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