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Origin of spectator
OTHER WORDS FROM spectatorspec·ta·to·ri·al [spek-tuh-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr-], /ˌspɛk təˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-/, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for spectator
He said over the next several years it drew more and more race participants and spectators.
They’re skillfully adapting some of the devices honed in live performance over the years — namely, techniques to break the fourth wall and lure spectators into the show.With playhouses dark, interactive theater online is lighting things up|Peter Marks|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
Even so, being a spectator of this process is extremely exciting.
Employees at Capital One can mix with clients and senior leaders at cultural and spectator sporting events, in fitness classes, and at lunches.The Best Workplaces for Women are expanding the turf for women in finance|lbelanger225|September 18, 2020|Fortune
The findings indicate that acorn woodpeckers are willing to invest an impressive amount of time and energy in these power struggles, whether they are warriors or spectators.Blood, death, and eye gouging: welcome to the world of acorn woodpeckers|Kate Baggaley|September 9, 2020|Popular Science
Boos came from some of the families and friends in the spectator seats.
These days, authoritative feminist discourse is no longer just a spectator sport.The Perils of Glitzy Celebrity Feminism Having a Moment|Amy Zimmerman|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He breaks down the divide between himself, as performer, and the fan, as spectator.I'm Not Country or Pop. I'm Just Pure Garth Brooks.|David Masciotra|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then one daring, possibly planted, spectator interrupted the show to profess her crush.The Bachelor Farmville: No One Wants to Watch Chris Soules Plant His Seed|Brandy Zadrozny|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Bill Clinton provided a lot of laughter to me and to The American Spectator,” he said.
Nor was Mr. Bumbles gloom the only thing calculated to awaken a pleasing melancholy in the bosom of a spectator.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
Old Warrender would lean on his daisy-spud a pleased spectator of the Arcadian scene.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
From that day he must consider himself cut off from human beings, active life; he no longer lives—he is the spectator of life.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
His face was, moreover, mottled with dusky spots, so that he reminded the spectator of a frog or a toad.Overland|John William De Forest
Happily in the pages of the ‘Tatler’ and ‘Spectator’ there is stored up for us the best and rarest of that quiet wisdom.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman