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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Detected by the ears.

Usage examples (32)
  • What should not be heard by little ears should not be said by big mouths.
  • A conversation heard through the wall
  • Has it not always seemed quite absurd that from their long-suffering spouses never heard is a word?
  • "The Prince expects you, sir," he said, loud enough to make the title heard by those who were standing by. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Tell them what the "herd" (group of animals or people) "heard" (past tense of hear).
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