What is another word for


listen as in hear with intention
  • "Listen to the sound of this cello"
listen as in listen and pay attention
  • "Listen to your father"
  • "We must hear the expert before we make a decision"


  • hearperceive (sound) via the auditory sense ; get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; receive a communication from someone; listen and pay attention
  • take heedlisten and pay attention
listen as in pay close attention to
  • "give heed to"
  • "Heed the advice of the old men"


  • heedpay close attention to; paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
  • mindbe offended or bothered by; be concerned with or about something or somebody ; be in charge of or deal with; pay close attention to; be on one's guard; keep in mind ; that which is responsible for one's thoughts, feelings, and conscious brain functions; recall or remembrance; an opinion formed by judging something; an important intellectual; attention; your intention; knowledge and intellectual ability