looker-on


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  • noun

Synonyms for looker-on

Synonyms for looker-on

someone who looks on

References in classic literature ?
Felix here, who knows him best, says that he will not come because he prefers ever to play the game from outside the circle, a looker-on to all appearance, yet sometimes wielding an unseen force.
Pray let me see you measure out the laudanum; I want to have something to do with it, even in the unimportant character of a mere looker-on.
The looker-on was a round, red-faced, sturdy yeoman, with a double chin, and a voice husky with good living, good sleeping, good humour, and good health.