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Adjective hearing has 1 sense
  1. hearing - able to perceive sound
    deaf, deaf-and-dumb, deaf-mute, deafened, hard-of-hearing, hearing-impaired, inattentive, unheeding, unlistening, deaf to, profoundly deaf, stone-deaf, deaf as a post, unhearing, tone-deaf
Noun hearing has 6 senses
  1. hearing - (law) a proceeding (usually by a court) where evidence is taken for the purpose of determining an issue of fact and reaching a decision based on that evidence
    --1 is a kind of
    proceeding, legal proceeding, proceedings
    --1 has particulars:
     administrative hearing; competence hearing; fair hearing; quo warranto
  2. hearing, audience - an opportunity to state your case and be heard; "they condemned him without a hearing"; "he saw that he had lost his audience"
    --2 is a kind of opportunity, chance
  3. earshot, earreach, hearing - the range within which a voice can be heard; "the children were told to stay within earshot"
    --3 is a kind of range, reach
  4. listening, hearing - the act of hearing attentively; "you can learn a lot by just listening"; "they make good music--you should give them a hearing"
    --4 is a kind of sensing, perception
    --4 has particulars: auscultation; relistening, rehearing
    Derived form: verb hear5
  5. hearing - a session (of a committee or grand jury) in which witnesses are called and testimony is taken; "the investigative committee will hold hearings in Chicago"
    --5 is a kind of
    --5 has particulars: confirmation hearing
    Derived form: verb hear3
  6. hearing, audition, auditory sense, sense of hearing, auditory modality - the ability to hear; the auditory faculty; "his hearing was impaired"
    --6 is a kind of modality, sense modality, sensory system; exteroception
    --6 has particulars: ear; absolute pitch, perfect pitch
    Derived form: verb hear1
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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