Associations to the word «Observation»


OBSERVATION, noun. The act of observing, and the fact of being observed.
OBSERVATION, noun. The act of noting and recording some event; or the record of such noting.
OBSERVATION, noun. A remark or comment.
OBSERVATION, noun. A judgement based on observing.
OBSERVATION, noun. Performance of what is prescribed; adherence in practice; observance.
OBSERVATION CAR, noun. A railway passenger car made so as to facilitate seeing the scenery en route, sometimes with glass sides or with a kind of open balcony at the rear.
OBSERVATION CARS, noun. Plural of observation car
OBSERVATION DECK, noun. An area of a tall building, often open to the sky, from which the public may look at the surrounding panorama
OBSERVATION DECK, noun. A building (such as a hide) from which people may observe wildlife
OBSERVATION POST, noun. A lookout or vantage point
OBSERVATION WHEEL, noun. Ferris wheel
OBSERVATION WHEELS, noun. Plural of observation wheel

Dictionary definition

OBSERVATION, noun. The act of making and recording a measurement.
OBSERVATION, noun. The act of observing; taking a patient look.
OBSERVATION, noun. A remark expressing careful consideration.
OBSERVATION, noun. Facts learned by observing; "he reported his observations to the mayor".
OBSERVATION, noun. The act of noticing or paying attention; "he escaped the notice of the police".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy