Bystander - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbaɪstændər|  American pronunciation of the word bystander
Brit.  |ˈbʌɪstandə|  British pronunciation of the word bystander

noun

- a nonparticipant spectator

Examples

Two innocent bystanders were injured in the shooting.

...bystanders rushed to help the victim of the mugging...

Several innocent bystanders were killed by the blast.

a bullet went astray and killed a bystander

Word forms

noun
singular: bystander
plural: bystanders
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