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See definition of hearer on Dictionary.com
  • as ineavesdropper
  • as injuror

synonyms for hearer

  • auditor
  • monitor
  • sleuth
  • snoop
  • wiretapper
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How to use hearer in a sentence

If Alfaretta had tried she couldn't have hit upon a more terrifying word to her hearer.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
“This accompanied it,” said Winifred, with a restraint that might have warned her hearer of the passion it strove to conceal.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Thus a cry of warning may be so modulated as to indicate to the hearer, "Beware, a lion is coming!"
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
Here they drew off, and their apparently disinterested hearer turned the page of his paper.
THE CIRCULAR STUDYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
At the flash of his eyes, bright as carbuncles, a fire seemed to burn to each hearer's deepest soul.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
He did not fail (as his mother might have done) to perceive that his words pained and mortified his hearer.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
Probably in complete unconsciousness that any hearer was at hand, this somebody was singing softly as he came.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
It was a rough-looking fellow who told him his brief story, but the hearer listened with attention and his face became grave.
RED PEPPER BURNSGRACE S. RICHMOND
His speeches have a freedom and a rhythmical flow which captivate the hearer.
THE CONTEMPORARY REVIEW, JANUARY 1883VARIOUS
Many years later we shall find a reference to this, the watchword of the young hearer's life.
LIFE OF JOHN COLERIDGE PATTESONCHARLOTTE M. YONGE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO HEARER

  • auditor
  • hearer
  • monitor
  • sleuth
  • snoop
  • wiretapper
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.