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Synonyms for observe

Synonyms for observe

to perceive with a special effort of the senses or the mind

to look at or on attentively or carefully

to state facts, opinions, or explanations

to mark (a day or an event) with ceremonies of respect, festivity, or rejoicing

Synonyms for observe

discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of

observe with care or pay close attention to

behave as expected during of holidays or rites

stick to correctly or closely


conform one's action or practice to


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You can join astronomers around the world at lunar observing events and observe the 7-day-old moon on the 22nd.
We carefully monitored the babies and toddlers whose parents allowed us to observe them at baby storytime, looking for signs of distress or discomfort.
Cardijn encouraged people to observe social conditions, judge them in the light of Christ's teaching, and act to make things better.
During the study, each child was asked to imitate and observe 80 photographs depicting various emotions - anger, fear, happiness, sadness.
In order to observe insects, Fabre would crawl on his hands and knees, or remain in the same position in the same place for an entire day.
Build your own "space capsule" and observe how astronauts experience this sensation.
It is important to observe here by way of brief anticipation that this is precisely the kind of confession the Vatican document did not make.
I recently came across an essay that captured in two sentences the capacity of natural science to let us observe without requiring that we actually see.
It is past time to observe that even if we did not have a First Amendment, the damage generated by majority tyranny in matters of conscience is sufficient alone to say emphatically, desist
Monitoring the situation to see whether it is now feasible to observe the market value of the asset or liability.
The shooter believed that the only thing the officer could have done to avoid physical injury would have been to remain seated, observe, and not take action.
Once you carefully observe and go beyond the surface behavior of these people, you can't fail to encounter archetypes.
We did not observe such changes in the chronic exposure paradigm used here, a difference that could reflect initiation of compensatory mechanisms to maintain a constant production of these neurotransmitters under conditions of chronic exposure.
After the ceremonies at Eternal Valley, the local chapter of Blue Star Mothers will observe Memorial Day at noon Monday with the addition of more blue stars to three trees at Santa Clarita City Hall, featuring a reading of the names of local personnel in the service.
Election monitors that normally would be expected to observe elections in fledgling democracies like Azerbaijan and Moldova are scheduled to watch the vote in a more established democratic nation the United States," reported Fox News on August 26.
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