OBSERV'ANT, a. s as z.

1. Taking notice; attentively viewing or noticing; as an observant spectator or traveler.

2. Obedient; adhering to in practice; with of. He is very observant of the rules of his order.

We are told how observant Alexander was of his master Aristotle.

3. Carefully attentive; submissive.

OBSERV'ANT, n. s as z.

1. A slavish attendant. [Not in use.]

2. A diligent observer.