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heed

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of heed




heed

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of heed

  1. 1 to take notice of and be guided by <if we had heeded the ranger's advice, we might not have gotten lost> Synonyms follow, listen (to), mind, note, observe, regard, watch Related Words consider, contemplate, mull, ponder, weigh; comply (with), conform (to), keep, obey, respect; attend (to), hark (to), hear, hearken (to); mark, notice, see Near Antonyms brush (aside or off), discount, dismiss, gloss (over), gloze (over), neglect, pass over, pooh-pooh (also pooh), scorn, shrug off; defy, flout; slight, snub Antonyms disregard, ignore, tune out

  2. 2 to pay attention especially through the act of hearing <that boy never heeds when I caution him about running with his shoelaces untied> Synonyms attend, hark, harken, hear, hearken, listen, mindNear Antonyms discount, disregardAntonyms ignore, tune out




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