Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “hear” en inglés

hear

verb uk   /hɪər/ us    /hɪr/ (heard, heard)

hear verb (RECEIVE SOUND)

A1 [I or T] to receive or become conscious of a sound using your ears: She heard a noise outside. My grandfather is getting old and can't hear very well. You'll have to speak up, I can't hear you. [+ obj + -ing verb ] I heard/I could hear someone calling my name. [+ obj + infinitive without to ] At eight o'clock Jane heard him go out.

hear verb (BE TOLD)

B1 [I or T] to be told information about something: Have you heard the news? If you haven't heard by Friday, assume I'm not coming. [+ question word] Have you heard what's happened? [+ (that)] I hear (that) you're leaving.

hear verb (LISTEN)

A2 [T] to listen to someone or something with great attention or officially in court: I heard a really interesting programme on the radio this morning. [+ infinitive without to] I heard the orchestra play at Carnegie Hall last summer. An audience gathered to hear him speak.formal Lord, hear our prayers. The case will be heard (= officially listened to) by the High Court.
(Definition of hear from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de hear
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “hear” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

maiden

a girl or young woman

Palabra del día

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Aprende más 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Aprende más