listen out for sth definition, meaning - what is listen out for sth in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “listen out for sth”

See all translations

listen out for sth

phrasal verb with listen uk   us   /ˈlɪs.ən/ verb [I]
to make an effort to hear a noise that you are expecting: Would you listen out for the phone while I'm in the garden?
Translations of “listen out for sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 等著聽,注意聽…
in Chinese (Simplified) 等着听,注意听…
(Definition of listen out for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of listen out for sth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More