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hearkening

verb
variants: or harkening
present participle of hearken

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to pay attention especially through the act of hearing
  • hearken! I hear the distant beat of the hooves of many horses

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“Hearkening.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hearkening. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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