hear of

Definition of hear of

  1. :  to be aware of the existence of (someone or something) :  to know about (someone or something) He's supposed to be a famous actor, but this is the first time I've ever (even) heard of him. I've never heard of such a thing! If I hear of a job opening, I'll let you know.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to perceive or become aware of by the ear

    :  to gain knowledge of by hearing

    :  to listen to with attention :  heed

Seen and Heard

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to criticize severely

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