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harkens

verb
present tense third-person singular of harken

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to pay attention especially through the act of hearing
  • young people would do well to read this wise and witty book and harken to its message

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“Harkens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/harkens. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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