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adjective as in listening

adjective as in noticing

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He recalls a pretty conservative fellow, heeding most rules on most matters, though far less cautious when it came to women.

Many city residents are heeding warnings that the floods will hit big this week.

But perhaps by heeding our evolutionary roots, when practical, we can reverse figures on empathy and mental illness.

Heeding a call to arms—in this case to vote on—is in their second nature.

If the American right wing ever recaptures the imagination of the public, it will do so by heeding the lessons of Irving Kristol.

But Tressan, without heeding him, was already ordering the sergeant to ride hard with his troopers for the Champs aux Capuchins.

Marius, without further heeding him, stepped to mademoiselle's door and rapped on a panel with brisk knuckles.

"It was this very letter which determined me to hurry on our wedding," said Count Fenix, without heeding the interruption.

They listen, half-heeding, to the protests and laments; they could not help it, they explain—the music took hold of them.

She pulled two roses from the stem, never heeding the thorns, and gazed intently at them.


On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to heeding, such as: accepting, attending, concentrating, hearkening, interested, and receiving.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.