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hear

 
Verb hear has 5 senses
  1. hear - perceive (sound) via the auditory sense
    --1 is one way to
    perceive, comprehend
    Derived form: noun hearing6
    Sample sentence:
    They will hear the duet
  2. learn, hear, get word, get wind, pick up, find out, get a line, discover, see - get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; "I learned that she has two grown-up children"; "I see that you have been promoted"
    Sample sentence:
    They hear that there was a traffic accident
  3. hear, try - examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; "The jury had heard all the evidence"; "The case will be tried in California"
    --3 is one way to probe, examine
    Derived form: noun hearing5
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  4. hear - receive a communication from someone; "We heard nothing from our son for five years"
    --4 is one way to
    pick up, receive
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP
  5. listen, hear, take heed - listen and pay attention; "Listen to your father"; "We must hear the expert before we make a decision"
    --5 is one way to concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore, rivet
    Derived forms: noun hearer1, noun hearing4
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
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