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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hearer, listener, auditor, attendernoun

    someone who listens attentively


  1. listenernoun

    Someone who listens, especially to a speech or a broadcast.

  2. listenernoun

    A function that runs in response to an event; an event handler.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Listenernoun

    one who listens; a hearkener


  1. Listener

    Listener is a spoken word rock band that started in 2002 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The current lineup consists of guitarist Christin Nelson, vocalist and bassist Dan Smith, and drummer Kris Rochelle.

Editors Contribution

  1. listener

    A person who listens.

    The radio station listeners were very happy with the radio show.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 11, 2020  

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  1. listener

    Song lyrics by listener -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by listener on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'listener' in Nouns Frequency: #2832

Anagrams for listener »

  1. reenlist, re-enlist

  2. Leinster

  3. relisten

  4. Re-enlist

  5. Reenlist

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of listener in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of listener in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of listener in a Sentence

  1. Danish proverb:

    To the good listener, half a word is enough.

  2. James Comey:

    I was struck that Barack Obama is the best listener as a leader I had ever seen and Donald Trump is the worst I've ever seen, barack Obama had the confidence to be quiet and try and get that. Donald Trump is Donald Trump, so I don't see any prospect that Donald Trump would be able to be quiet for long enough to hear the truth.

  3. Wilson Mizner:

    A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he gets to know something.

  4. Mickey Mehta:

    To have sound ears listen to what this existence has to say and harmonize your life, so be a good listener and MickeyMize your life. Share with as many to volunteer obedience to the laws of mother nature.

  5. Denis Villeneuve:

    I think a good director is a good listener.

Images & Illustrations of listener

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