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hearken

hear·ken (har·ken)

hearken (harken)

pronunciation:
har kn
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: harkened, harkening, harkens, hearkened, hearkening, hearkens
definition: to listen carefully; pay attention.
similar words:
listen