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Rearing butterflies and moths in classrooms, or simply observing these insects outside, gives students the opportunity for a hands-on learning experience.

Because colugos were abundant and easy to find and observe in Langkawi, Miard pivoted to study them.

It’s full of alarming revelations about the “chaos” Bolton observed, about which many said he should have spoken out sooner.

From what my friend and I observed that stunning September weekend—a wash of gold extending over entire mountainsides, an infinity of leaves, untold groves blending and blurring to yonder horizon—I’m pretty well sold.

This can be shown by simply squaring every possible units digit and observing the possible results.

He was a dreamer, an idealist, grounded in the reality he observed around him.

“The four largest banks are nearly 40 percent bigger today than they were just five years ago,” she observed.

“You have to be slightly innocent to be a novelist,” Martin Amis has observed.

They possessed “wisdom beyond their years,” observed The Advocate.

He observed that they “seem to cut their characters out with hatchets and to color them with the brushes of house-painters.”

She observed his pale looks, and the distracted wandering of his eyes; but she would not notice either.

In the meantime, the outlaw, having observed how much more cordially the tyrant is received than himself, has made his exit.

One evening, while he was thus engaged, he observed de Patinos and Duke Wharton enter together.

In truth, it was so intently engaged with a sleeping seal that it had not observed the approach of the sledge.

That the weather being calm, he rowed round me several times, observed my windows and wire-lattices that defenced them.


On this page you'll find 73 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to observed, such as: attended, checked, detected, noticed, realized, and recognized.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.