Significado de “hear” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "hear" - Diccionario Inglés

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hearverb

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.

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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.

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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.

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(Definition of “hear” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "hear" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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hearverb

us /hɪr/ past tense and past participle heard /hɜrd/

hear verb (RECEIVE SOUND)

[ I/T ] to receive or become aware of sounds with your ears:

[ T ] I can’t hear you with the TV on.
[ I ] After a long trip on a plane, I don’t hear very well for a few hours.

hear verb (LISTEN)

[ T ] to listen to what someone is saying or sounds being made:

I heard him interviewed on the radio this morning.
Have you heard the group’s latest recording?

hear verb (BE TOLD)

[ I/T ] to be told or informed about:

[ T ] Have you heard the news?
[ I ] I hadn’t heard about that.
[ + (that) clause ] I hear (that) your house is up for sale.
[ T ] I’ve heard a lot about you from my sister and am glad to meet you.

(Definition of “hear” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)