harken definition

  • verb:
    • Variant of hearken.
    • Alternative spelling of hearken ‘to listen, hear, regard’, more prevalent form in the usa.
    • To hark straight back, to return or revert (to a subject etc.), to allude to, to stimulate, to long or pine for (a past event or period).
    • To hearken.
    • pay attention; utilized mostly when you look at the imperative
  • others:
    • to pay attention; provide the ear; attend or give heed from what is uttered; hear with interest, obedience, or conformity.
    • To hear by hearing.
    • to listen to with interest; regard.

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