Synonyms for (verb) listen

Synonyms: listen

Definition: hear with intention

Usage: Listen to the sound of this cello

Similar words: comprehend, perceive

Definition: to become aware of through the senses

Usage: I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon


Synonyms: hear, listen, take heed

Definition: listen and pay attention

Usage: Listen to your father; We must hear the expert before we make a decision

Similar words: focus, concentrate, center, centre, rivet, pore

Definition: direct one's attention on something

Usage: Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies


Synonyms: listen, mind, heed

Definition: pay close attention to; give heed to

Usage: Heed the advice of the old men

Similar words: obey

Definition: be obedient to