Definitions for Observanceəbˈzɜr vəns

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. observation, observance, watching(noun)

    the act of observing; taking a patient look

  2. ceremony, ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, observance(noun)

    a formal event performed on a special occasion

    "a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor"

  3. notice, observation, observance(noun)

    the act of noticing or paying attention

    "he escaped the notice of the police"

  4. honoring, observance(noun)

    conformity with law or custom or practice etc.

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  1. observance(Noun)

    The practice of complying with a law, custom, command or rule

  2. observance(Noun)

    The custom of celebrating a holiday or similar occasion

  3. observance(Noun)

    Observation or the act of watching

  4. observance(Noun)

    A rule governing a religious order, especially in the Roman Catholic church

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Observance(noun)

    the act or practice of observing or noticing with attention; a heeding or keeping with care; performance; -- usually with a sense of strictness and fidelity; as, the observance of the Sabbath is general; the strict observance of duties

  2. Observance(noun)

    an act, ceremony, or rite, as of worship or respect; especially, a customary act or service of attention; a form; a practice; a rite; a custom

  3. Observance(noun)

    servile attention; sycophancy


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