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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Detect sound with the ears.

Usage examples (34)
  • The mouth keeps silent to hear the heart speak.
  • The LIVE version on tour is absolutely AMAZING and she thinks that when the label hear it they could be persuaded.
  • No doubt we'll once again hear from the many FAIR taxers who seem eternally vigilant to write letters whenever tax reform is raised.
  • She replied, saying: O King, to hear is to obey. 259 for more
Tutoring comment
  • Did you "hear" (recognize sounds with one's ears) that she is "here" (at this place or point), not there?
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