Definitions

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  • v. Second-person singular past form of heard

Etymologies

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heard + -est

Examples

  • There didst thou see thine ancient fishermen rising ere the dawn from their bed of dry seaweed, and heardst them stirring, drowsy, among their fishing gear, and heardst them tell their dreams.

    Letters to Dead Authors

  • Ever heardst thou before that the sweets of May blossomed in December?

    Clarissa Harlowe

  • Thou heardst the step of Fate; — that flames might light

    The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

  • | Pages 83, 213, 228: Heard'st, heardst not standardised as it is |

    Saronia A Romance of Ancient Ephesus

  • Joseph; I dare say it was the first time in thy life thou ever heardst love spoken of.

    The French Immortals Series — Complete

  • And all these curses shall come upon thee, and shall pursue and overtake thee, till thou perish: because thou heardst not the voice of the Lord thy God, and didst not keep his commandments and ceremonies which he commanded thee.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete

  • And you shall remain few in number, who before were as the stars of heaven for multitude, because thou heardst not the voice of the Lord thy God.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete

  • In a day or two I take ship for America and so back to school, as thou heardst His

    Shelled by an Unseen Foe

  • "An did I more, Spizo, thou heardst naught but muttering, remember."

    The Outlaw of Torn

  • And when Thou heardst me not (not thereby giving me over to folly29), my elders, yea, my very parents, who yet wished me no ill, mocked my stripes, my then great and grievous ill.

    The First Book

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