Hear him. See Remark, under Hear, v. i.To hear a bird sing, to receive private communication. [Colloq.] Shak.To hear say, to hear one say; to learn by common report; to receive by rumor. [Colloq.]

(Hear), v. i.

1. To have the sense or faculty of perceiving sound. "The hearing ear." Prov. xx. 12.

2. To use the power of perceiving sound; to perceive or apprehend by the ear; to attend; to listen.

So spake our mother Eve, and Adam heard,
Well pleased, but answered not.

3. To be informed by oral communication; to be told; to receive information by report or by letter.

I have heard, sir, of such a man.

I must hear from thee every day in the hour.

To hear ill, to be blamed. [Obs.]

Not only within his own camp, but also now at Rome, he heard ill for his temporizing and slow proceedings.

To hear well, to be praised. [Obs.]

Hear, or Hear him, is often used in the imperative, especially in the course of a speech in English assemblies, to call attention to the words of the speaker.

Hear him, . . . a cry indicative, according to the tone, of admiration, acquiescence, indignation, or derision.

(Heard) imp. & p. p. of Hear.

(Hear"er) n. One who hears; an auditor.

(Hear"ing), n.

1. The act or power of perceiving sound; perception of sound; the faculty or sense by which sound is perceived; as, my hearing is good.

I have heard of thee by the hearing of the ear.
Job xlii. 5.

Hearing in a special sensation, produced by stimulation of the auditory nerve; the stimulus (waves of sound) acting not directly on the nerve, but through the medium of the endolymph on the delicate epithelium cells, constituting the peripheral terminations of the nerve. See Ear.

4. To give attention to as a teacher or judge.

Thy matters are good and right, but there is no man deputed of the king to hear thee.
2 Sam. xv. 3.

I beseech your honor to hear me one single word.

5. To accede to the demand or wishes of; to listen to and answer favorably; to favor.

I love the Lord, because he hath heard my voice.
Ps. cxvi. 1.

They think that they shall be heard for their much speaking.
Matt. vi. 7.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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