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Definitions of heard

  1.   of Hear
  2.   imp. & amp; p. p. of Hear.
  3.   detected or perceived by the sense of hearing; " a conversation heard through the wall"
  4.   Did hear.
  5.   imp. & p. p. of Hear.

Antonyms for heard

undetected.

Quotes of heard

  1. I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world; being heard everywhere, and our small island was already producing one of the popular musical genres of the 20th century. – Alejo Carpentier
  2. The big thing that everyone forgets, you're famous and on TV and everything, but I think there's something very rewarding to be able to write a song, record it, and have it turn out as you heard it in your head, or even better. – Phil Collen
  3. When I first heard that song, it was a ballad but it had a lot more. It felt like a gospel song when I first heard it and it just moved me. – Deborah Cox
  4. I've heard people say it looks as if I don't care and I've certainly read that, but the way I play is natural. I don't think I can change it. I know I'm working as hard as the next man, even if it doesn't always look that way. – Rio Ferdinand
  5. I went to my son's graduation this weekend, and I heard a great quote I've never heard before from Albert Einstein. It was that the greatest danger to the world is not the bad people but it's the good people who don't speak out. – Hamilton Jordan
  6. People always ask about my influences, and they cite a bunch of people I've never heard of. – Norton Juster
  7. One of the comments that we've heard that has really blessed us is people have been driven back to the book of Revelation to prove us wrong only to find that what we said was there. – Tim LaHaye
  8. Despite claims by some to the contrary, we have heard numerous times in hearings and briefings by experts that existing technologies do not fully or effectively detect nuclear material. – John Linder
  9. It is simply not part of my culture to preserve notes. I have never heard of a writer preserving his early drafts. – Naguib Mahfouz
  10. The more English is heard in the world, the more gratifying it seems to speak French, and above all to know the culture of our country. They find a kind of French social grace in the language and culture. – Bernard Pivot
  11. If any difference should be made by law between husband and wife, reason, justice and humanity, if their voices were heard would dictate that it should be in her favor. – Ernestine Rose
  12. When Karim and his group heard about Saddam coming, they wanted to kill him, but fate had other ideas. – Saadi
  13. Two hundred years ago, our precursors in Haiti struck a blow for freedom, which was heard around the world, and across centuries. – Baldwin Spencer
  14. One of the most surreal moments in this election was after the third debate, when I heard a talking head say, Al Gore won on substance, on the issues. But you have to give the victory to Bush because he seems presidential. – Bradley Whitford
  15. I heard this massive thud. I spun around, and there Keith was, on the ground. He'd cut his gums up on impact, he was very bloody, and clutching his head. I think it was a kind of wake -up call for him. – Ron Wood

Usage examples for heard

  1. “ " I have not heard it. ” – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  2. How I wish Grace could have heard you! ” – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  3. I've heard Joe talk of you so much. ” – His Second Wife by Ernest Poole
  4. It's the first I've heard of it, but you did quite right. ” – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  5. Not that I ever heard – Walter Sherwood's Probation by Horatio Alger
  6. “ " I have heard tell that there was," said Nancy. ” – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  7. You heard for yourself. ” – Mortmain by Arthur Cheny Train
  8. You heard her, Paradine, didn't you? ” – Plays: Lady Frederick, The Explorer, A Man of Honor by William Somerset Maugham
  9. You see, you have never heard all that I have to say to you. ” – The Associate Hermits by Frank R. Stockton
  10. We answered that we had not heard about them. ” – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  11. “ I have heard nothing more- nothing. ” – The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846 by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett
  12. “ I have not heard from him for some time. ” – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  13. “ I have been ready for that, he said unsteadily, from the moment I heard your voice. ” – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  14. She heard him say: Yes. ” – The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy
  15. She said that she had heard much about me. ” – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone
  16. “ I heard all that. ” – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
  17. “ " But I have always heard them," he said. ” – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  18. “ I have heard only about one. ” – Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale by Ida Glenwood
  19. Indeed, I heard you just now. ” – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  20. But nobody heard them. ” – The Cheerful Cricket and Others by Jeannette Marks

Idioms for heard