Listen

  • 1 Listen — may refer to:In computing:*Listen Media Player *A listen server, a type of game server *Project LISTEN, developing speech recognition reading tutorial software * The listen() system call found in Unix like operating systems, used for socket based …

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  • 2 listen up — (informal) To pay attention, listen hard • • • Main Entry: ↑listen * * * ˌlisten ˈup [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they listen up he/she/it …

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  • 3 Listen — Lis ten (l[i^]s n), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Listened} (l[i^]s nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Listening}.] [OE. listnen, listen, lustnen, lusten, AS. hlystan; akin to hlyst hearing, OS. hlust, Icel. hlusta to listen, hlust ear, AS. hlosnian to wait in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 listen in — listen to a private conversation. → listen listen in listen to a radio broadcast. → listen …

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  • 5 Listen Up! — Listen Up is also the title of a song by British band Oasis Listen Up is also the title of a song by Hoku Listen Up! was a short lived CBS situation comedy that aired from September 20, 2004 until April 25, 2005. The sitcom was based loosely on… …

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  • 6 listen — (v.) O.E. hlysnan to listen, from P.Gmc. *khlusinon (Cf. Du. luisteren, O.H.G. hlosen to listen, Ger. lauschen to listen ), from PIE root *kleu hearing, to hear (Cf. Skt. srnoti hears, srosati hears, obeys; Avestan …

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  • 7 listen — ► VERB 1) give one s attention to a sound. 2) make an effort to hear something. 3) (listen in) listen to a private conversation. 4) (listen in) listen to a radio broadcast. 5) respond to advice or a request. ► …

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  • 8 listen — [lis′ən] vi. [ME listnen, felt as freq. of listen (see LIST4) < OE hlysnan (akin to MHG lüsenen)] 1. to make a conscious effort to hear; attend closely, so as to hear 2. to pay close attention; take advice vt. Archaic to pay attention to by… …

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  • 9 Listen — steht für: Listen (Wüstung), Ortsname in Sachsen Anhalt Just Listen, Romantitel von Sarah Dessen Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …

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  • 10 Listen — puede referirse a: Listen, single del soundtrack Dreamgirls. Listen, reproductor de audio para Gnome. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el mismo título. Si llegaste aquí a través de …

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  • 11 listen — I verb ausculate, be attentive, concentrate on, give one s attention to, hark, hear, hearken, heed, intercept, listen in, monitor, obey, overhear, pick up II index attend (heed), concentrate (pay attention) …

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  • 12 listen up — listen carefully, pay attention    The coach said, Listen up, guys. This is important …

    English idioms

  • 13 Listen — Lis ten, v. t. To attend to. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 listen in on — index overhear Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 listen to — index heed, submit (yield) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 16 listen — 1.aufführen,auflisten,zusammenstellen,ordnen,koordinieren,gruppieren,anlegen,zusammensetzen,ineinebestimmteOrdnung/Reihenfolgebringen,reihen,einteilen,gliedern,systematisieren,strukturieren,staffeln… …

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  • 17 listen — [v] hear and pay attention accept, admit, adopt, attend, audit, auscult, auscultate, be all ears*, be attentive, catch, concentrate, eavesdrop, entertain, get, get a load of*, give an audience to, give attention, give heed to, hang on words*,… …

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  • 18 listen — lis|ten1 W1S1 [ˈlısən] v [: Old English; Origin: hlysnan] 1.) to pay attention to what someone is saying or to a sound that you can hear ▪ Listen! There s a strange noise in the engine. listen to ▪ We sat around listening to music. listen… …

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  • 19 listen — 1 / lIsFn/ verb (I) 1 to pay attention to what someone is saying or to a sound that you can hear: listening to music | Listen! There s a strange noise in the engine. (+ to): I like listening to the radio. | listen hard (=try to hear something… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 listen — lis|ten1 [ lısn ] verb intransitive *** 1. ) to pay attention to a sound, or to try to hear a sound: When he speaks, everybody listens. listen to: Do you like listening to music? listen for: She was listening for the sound of his key in the lock …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English