One who appears near a spectator one that does not have any concern with business transacting
- a nonparticipant spectator
- person who stands near; a spectator; person who does not have any issue because of the company transacting.
the word fond of someone who seems on but has nothing at all to do with the experience which beginning.
1610s, from by + broker noun from stand (v.). They are innocent about since 1829. Stander-by is from 1540s.
(n.) One that stands near; a spectator; one who does not have any concern with the business transacting.
During the leisure thus arising, Descartes one day had his attention drawn to a placard in the Dutch tongue; as the language, of which he never became perfectly master, was then strange to him, he asked a bystander to interpret it into either French or Latin.