Observant

Definition of Observant

Ob`serv´ant
a.1.Taking notice; viewing or noticing attentively; watchful; carefully attentive; as, an observant spectator; observant habits.
Wandering from clime to clime observant stray'd.
- Pope.
2.Submissively attentive; obediently watchful; regardful; mindful; obedient (to); - with of, as, to be observant of rules.
We are told how observant Alexander was of his master Aristotle.
- Sir K. Digby.
n.1.One who observes forms and rules.
2.A sycophantic servant.
3.(R. C. Ch.) An Observantine.

Related Words

Argus-eyed, active, advertent, agog, all ears, all eyes, assiduous, aux aguets, awake, compliant, concentrated, conforming, conscientious, constant, custodial, deferential, devoted, devout, diligent, duteous, dutiful, eagle-eyed, earnest, ethical, faithful, finical, finicking, finicky, guarded, hawk-eyed, intense, intent, intentive, keen, keen-eyed, lidless, loyal, meticulous, moral, nice, niggling, obedient, observing, on guard, on the ball, on the job, on the lookout, on the watch, open-eared, open-eyed, openmouthed, perceptive, practicing, prudent, punctilious, punctual, regardful, respectful, scrupulous, sharp, sharp-eyed, shrewd, sleepless, thoughtful, true, vigilant, wary, wide awake, with open eyes
Word:

Browse

Obscure rays
Obscurely
Obscurement
Obscureness
Obscurer
obscurity
obsecrate
obsecration
Obsecratory
Obsequent
Obsequience
Obsequies
Obsequious
Obsequiously
Obsequiousness
Obsequy
Observable
Observance
Observancy
Observandum
-Observant-
Observantine
Observantly
Observation
Observation car
Observation deck
Observation post
Observational
Observative
Observator
Observatory
Observe
observed
Observer
Observership
Observing
obsess
obsessed
Obsession
obsessional
obsidian
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home