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people watching

Syllabification: peo·ple-watch·ing

Definition of people watching in English:


The action or practice of spending time idly observing people in a public place: each seat has a view of the park across the street and is perfect for people watching
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  • The outdoor cafe is perfect for people watching and perfect for leisurely afternoon chats over tea, coffee, or drinks.
  • I love people watching - and what a great opportunity to watch so closely, tracking relationships and seeing them evolve in such an extraordinary environment.
  • When you can find some elbow-room and a beer, the people watching is fabulous.

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