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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who actually saw something happen.

Usage examples (35)
  • He was an unwilling eyewitness of the automobile accident.
  • It seems obvious to me that the appeal of traveling to pay to be an eyewitness is being edged out by staying put and being comfortable.
  • Howard reminded the panel his eyewitness is a murderer.
  • COOPER: What if the eyewitness is the victim, not just a by - stander? for more
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