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Meaning of HARK

Pronunciation:  hârk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  listen; used mostly in the imperative
 

HARK is a 4 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: harken, hearken
 
 See Also: listen

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hark\, v. i. [OE. herken. See {Hearken}.]
To listen; to hearken. [Now rare, except in the imperative
form used as an interjection, Hark! listen.] --Hudibras.

{Hark away!} {Hark back!} {Hark forward!} (Sporting), cries
   used to incite and guide hounds in hunting.

{To hark back}, to go back for a fresh start, as when one has
   wandered from his direct course, or made a digression.

         He must have overshot the mark, and must hark back.
         Haggard. He harked back to the subject. --W. E.
                                               Norris.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: attend, attend to, auscultate, be all ears, bend an ear, bug, cock the ears, eavesdrop, examine by ear, give attention, give audience to, give ear, give ear to, hear, hear out, hearken, hearken to, heed, intercept, lend an ear, listen, listen at, listen in, listen to, mark, mind, NB, note, notice, remark, sit in on, tap, wiretap
 

 

 

 

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