Definitions

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  • v. Second-person singular present simple form of hear

Etymologies

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hear + -est

Examples

  • O my brother, fear not, nor grieve! for the host whose approach thou hearest is the host of Allah and His Angels, whom He hath sent to serve as witnesses to your marriage.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • ‘The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh.’

    The Curse of the Wendigo

  • "Lalo, " she said, 'sister of Echo whose voice, alas, thou hearest repeating thee in all hollow places.

    La insistencia de Jürgen Fauth

  • Thou hearest their torches are blazing, and art fired with the hope that the Achaeans are flying, and wouldst lead on our troops across the trenches in the calm still night.

    Rhesus

  • And I knew that thou hearest me always: but because of the people which stand by I said it, that they may believe that thou hast sent me.

    The Dor�� Gallery of Bible Illustrations

  • And David said to Saul, Wherefore hearest thou men's words, saying,

    The Dor�� Gallery of Bible Illustrations

  • Father, thou hearest thy children's lamentation; say, shall I e'er, as warrior dight, avenge thy slaughter?

    The Suppliants

  • Art not distraught, lady, who hearest with joy the outrage to our royal house done, and art not at the horrid tale afraid?

    Medea

  • Thou wilt not, when thou hearest, wreak thy vengeance on me?

    Electra

  • “Thou hearest, Edith,” whispered the Queen; “we shall but incense him.”

    The Talisman

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