Definitions for hearkenˈhɑr kən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to give heed or attention to what is said; listen.
(v.t.)Archaic. to listen to; hear.
Origin of hearken:
1150–1200; ME hercnen, OE he(o)rcnian, suffixed form of assumed *heorcian; see hark , -en1
hark, harken, hearken(verb)
listen; used mostly in the imperative
To listen; to lend the ear; to attend or give heed to what is uttered; to hear with attention, obedience, or compliance.
To hear by listening.
To hear with attention; to regard.
to listen; to lend the ear; to attend to what is uttered; to give heed; to hear, in order to obey or comply
to inquire; to seek information
to hear by listening
to give heed to; to hear attentively
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