|1.||[ noun ] a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)|
|Synonyms:||spectator witness watcher looker|
"the spectators applauded the performance" "television viewers" "sky watchers discovered a new star"
|Related terms:||perceiver onlooker moviegoer playgoer rubberneck cheerer ogler voyeur browser spy eyewitness standee bystander starer look witness watch spectate|
|2.||[ noun ] (physics,optics) an optical device for viewing photographic transparencies|
|Related terms:||optical_device view|