hear

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 /hɪəʳ/

For the verb: "to hear"

Simple Past: heard
Past Participle: heard

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Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
hear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (perceive sound)  (udire)sentire vtr
  udire vtr
 He heard a crash in the kitchen and went to see what had happened.
 Ha sentito un fracasso in cucina ed è andato a vedere cosa era successo.
hear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (detect faint sound)  (udire)sentire vtr
 Can you hear the train whistle?
 Riesci a sentire il fischio del treno?
hear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be able to perceive sound)  (udire)sentire vtr
 She can no longer hear well and is becoming deaf.
 Non riesce più a sentire bene a sta diventando sorda.
 
Additional Translations
hear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (receive information)sentir dire vtr
  avere notizia vtr
 Did you hear that Mr. Johnson has died?
 Hai sentito dire che il Sig. Johnson è morto?
hear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (listen with favour)  (dare importanza)ascoltare vtr
 The manager will hear with sympathy, if you present your argument calmly.
 Il capo ti ascolterà con comprensione se gli poni le tue ragioni con calma.
hear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." UK (imperative: endorse)  (idiomatico)bene, bravo inter
 The Members of Parliament cried, "Hear, hear!"
 I membri del parlamento hanno gridato, "Bene! Bravo!"
hear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (know existance)sentir nominare vtr
 I have never heard of that actor.
 Non ho mai sentito nominare quell'attore.
hear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (listen to)ascoltare vtr
 Will you please hear what I have to say?
 Puoi ascoltare per favore cosa ho da dirti?
hear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (mass: attend)  (partecipare ad una messa religiosaMessa)sentire, ascoltare vtr
 We hear Mass every Sunday morning.
 Andiamo a sentire la messa ogni domenica mattina.
hear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (be in an audience)ascoltare vtr
 We went to hear the concert in the park.
 Siamo andati ad ascoltare il concerto al parco.
hear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (consider officially)ascoltare, esaminare vtr
  dare udienza vtr
 The court will hear his testimony on Tuesday.
 Il giudice ascolterà la sua testimonianza martedì.
hear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (understand)capire vtr
 I hear you, but I don't agree.
 Ti capisco ma non sono d'accordo.
hear [sb]/[sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (listen to with favor)ascoltare vtr
Nota: This sense is often used in a religious context.
 Pray for forgiveness and the Lord will hear you.
 Prega chiedendo perdono e il Signore ti ascolterà.
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Compound Forms/Forme composte
hear about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (learn the latest news of)sentire di vi
 Did you hear about the earthquake in Japan?
 Hai sentito del terremoto in Giappone?
  sentire vtr
 Alla fiera del libro di Bologna ho sentito le ultime novità in fatto di editoria per bambini.
hear back from [sb] v (receive a response from [sb])ricevere una risposta, ricevere un feedback vtr
hear from vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (receive correspondence from: [sb])sentire vtr
 Do you hear from David these days?
 Hai sentito Davide ultimamente?
  avere notizie di vtr
 Hai avuto notizie da casa negli ultimi giorni?
hear from [sb] v (receive news from [sb])venire a sapere da, sentire da, sapere da vtr
hear nothing viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (receive no news of [sb] or [sth])non sentire niente vtr
 Since Mark moved to London, I have heard nothing from him.
 Da quando Marco si è trasferito a Londra non ho più sentito niente di lui.
  non sapere niente vtr
 Il mio collega si è licenziato due mesi fa e da allora non ho più saputo niente di lui.
hear of vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (be told about, learn)sentire di, venire a sapere di vi
 If I hear of any jobs opening up I will let you know.
 Se sento di qualche lavoro, ti avverto.
hear of vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal, figurative (accept, tolerate)accettare, tollerare vtr
 I won't hear of your bad behavior, young lady!
hear out ascoltare fino alla fine
hear [sb] out v (listen to [sb]'s full account)ascoltare per bene
hear talk of [sth] v (hear a rumour of [sth])sentir girare voci di, sentire che vtr
hear talk of [sth] v (hear [sth] mentioned)sentire parlare di vtr
hear the patter of tiny feet
hear the pitter-patter of tiny feet
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative (have a baby)avere un bambino vtr
hear ye udite udite
Hear
hear!
interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
(expressing strong agreement)ben detto!, appunto! inter
hear
to
sentire; ascoltare
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