Translation of "listen" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /ˈlɪs·ən/ us /ˈlɪs·ən/

A1 to give attention to someone or something in order to hear them

I listen to the radio while I have breakfast.
She does all the talking – I just sit and listen.
Listen, if you need money, I can give you some.

B1 to pay attention to what someone tells you and accept what they say

Why didn’t you listen to me when I told you to be careful?

(Translation of “listen” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)