Pronunciation of Hearing
/hˈi͡əɹɪŋ/, /hˈiəɹɪŋ/, /h_ˈiə_ɹ_ɪ_ŋ/
Antonyms for hearing:
Synonyms for hearing:
Other synonyms and related words:
tryout, sharp-eared, conversation, consultation, ear, auditory sense, forum, inquest, interview, sense, sound, earshot, earreach, auditory modality, trial, inquiry, sense of hearing, discovery, quick-eared, justice, audience.
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
ability to perceive sound (noun)
writ, subpoena, arraignment, allegation, charge, affidavit, count, grievance, implication, litigation, suit, complaint, citation, action, summons, impeachment, prosecution, case, lawsuit, indictment, accusation.
legal proceeding (noun)
opportunity to present views, knowledge, or skill (noun)
Usage examples for hearing:
- I could not help hearing a great deal of what you were saying. - "Cousin Phillis", Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.
- Another of the men, on hearing this, said, " Come with me, and I'll take you out of the reach of the priests." - "Life in the Grey Nunnery at Montreal", Sarah J Richardson.
- Her hearing and sight were as clear as ever. - "Notwithstanding", Mary Cholmondeley.