Definition of Observe in English :
Define Observe in English
Observe meaning in English
Meaning of Observe in English
Pronunciation of Observe in English
Observe pronunciation in English
Pronounce Observe in Englishsee synonyms of observe
discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
Example Sentences:'She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water''We found traces of lead in the paint'
make mention of
Example Sentences:'She observed that his presentation took up too much time''They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing'
observe with care or pay close attention to
Example Sentences:'Take note of this chemical reaction'
Example Sentences:'Please observe the reaction of these two chemicals'
show respect towards
Example Sentences:'honor your parents!'
behave as expected during of holidays or rites
Example Sentences:'Keep the commandments''celebrate Christmas''Observe Yom Kippur'
follow with the eyes or the mind
Example Sentences:'Keep an eye on the baby, please!''The world is watching Sarajevo''She followed the men with the binoculars'
stick to correctly or closely
Example Sentences:'The pianist kept time with the metronome''keep count''I cannot keep track of all my employees'
9. keep, observe
conform one's action or practice to
Example Sentences:'keep appointments''she never keeps her promises''We kept to the original conditions of the contract'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
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