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listener

noun [C] uk   /ˈlɪs.ən.ər/ /-nər/ us    /ˈlɪs.ən.ɚ/
C1 someone who listens: We've received a lot of complaints about the changes from regular listeners to the programme.
Translations of “listener”
in Korean 듣는 사람…
in Arabic مُستَمِع…
in Portuguese ouvinte…
in Catalan oient…
in Japanese 聴取者…
in Italian ascoltatore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽者,傾聽者…
in Russian слушатель…
in Turkish dinleyici…
in Chinese (Simplified) 听者,倾听者…
in Polish słuchacz/ka…
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