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Russian translation of “listen”

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listen

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈlɪsən/
HEAR A1 to give attention to someone or something in order to hear them
слушать
What kind of music do you listen to? She does all the talking - I just sit and listen. You haven't listened to a word I've said. Listen, if you need money, I'm happy to lend you some.Using the ears
TAKE ADVICE B1 to accept someone's advice
слушаться, прислушиваться (к совету)
I told you she wouldn't like it but you wouldn't listen to me!Admitting and confessing
Translations of “listen”
in Korean 듣다…
in Arabic يَسْتَمِع إلى…
in French écouter…
in Italian ascoltare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽,傾聽…
in Turkish dinlemek, söz dilemek, kulak vermek…
in Polish słuchać…
in Spanish escuchar…
in Portuguese escutar…
in German zuhören, hören…
in Catalan escoltar…
in Japanese (人)が(耳を傾けて)聞く, (人)が忠告に従う…
in Chinese (Simplified) 听,倾听…
(Definition of listen from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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