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heeded

verb
past tense of heed

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1 to take notice of and be guided by
  • if we had heeded the ranger's advice, we might not have gotten lost

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2 to pay attention especially through the act of hearing
  • that boy never heeds when I caution him about running with his shoelaces untied

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“Heeded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heeded. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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