hear


hear

verb

Definition of HEAR

1
to come to an awareness of <I heard your sister is home from the hospital>
Synonyms ascertain, catch on (to), find out, get on (to), hear, learn, realize, see, wise (up)
Related Words hit (on or upon), tumble (to); descry, detect, encounter, espy, see, spot; calculate, dope (out), figure out, find, puzzle (out); discern, mind, note, observe, perceive; divine
2
to pay attention especially through the act of hearing <at least hear what I have to say before you start disagreeing>
Near Antonyms discount, disregard
Antonyms ignore, tune out

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