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Etymology

From Old English hlysnan.

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Verb

Infinitive
to listen

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

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-

to listen (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) To pay attention to a sound, to note.
    Please listen carefully as I explain.
    I like to listen to music.
  2. (intransitive) To wait for a sound, such as a signal.
    You should listen for the starting gun.
  3. (intransitive) To accept or obey oral instruction.
    Good children listen to their parents.
  4. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To hear (something), to pay attention to something said.

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Danish

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listen

  1. Definite form of liste.

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