Hearer Hear"er (h[=e]r"[~e]r), n. One who hears; an auditor. [1913 Webster]

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  • hearer — index juror Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • hearer — mid 14c., agent noun from HEAR (Cf. hear) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hearer — UK [ˈhɪərə(r)] / US [ˈhɪrər] noun [countable] Word forms hearer : singular hearer plural hearers someone who hears what someone else says …   English dictionary

  • hearer — [[t]hɪ͟ərə(r)[/t]] hearers N COUNT Your hearers are the people who are listening to you speak. [FORMAL] He knew that his hearers wanted to hear this story... Communication of whatever sort involves not just a speaker but a hearer too. Syn:… …   English dictionary

  • hearer — hear ► VERB (past and past part. heard) 1) perceive (a sound) with the ear. 2) be told or informed of. 3) (have heard of) be aware of the existence of. 4) (hear from) receive a letter or phone call from. 5) listen or pay att …   English terms dictionary

  • hearer — noun see hear …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hearer — See hear. * * * …   Universalium

  • hearer — noun One who hears; a devout listener …   Wiktionary

  • hearer — Synonyms and related words: accepter, acquirer, addressee, audience, audient, auditor, beholder, consignee, eavesdropper, getter, hearkener, holder, listener, looker, obtainer, overhearer, payee, procurer, receiver, recipient, snoop, spectator,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hearer — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. listener, witness, bystander; see auditor 1 …   English dictionary for students

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