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  • onlooking — /ˈɒnlʊkɪŋ/ (say onlooking) adjective 1. looking on; observing; perceiving. 2. looking onwards or foreboding …   Australian English dictionary

  • onlooking — onlooker ► NOUN ▪ a non participating observer; a spectator. DERIVATIVES onlooking adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • onlooking — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: on (II) + looking, present participle of look (after look on, v.) : that looks on walked by the onlooking crowd …   Useful english dictionary

  • onlooking — /on look ing, awn /, adj. 1. looking on; observing; perceiving. 2. looking onward or foreboding. [1655 65; ON + LOOKING, after v. phrase look on] * * * …   Universalium

  • onlooking — adjective a) observing b) looking forward or on …   Wiktionary

  • onlooker — noun Date: 1606 one that looks on; especially a passive spectator • onlooking adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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