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To listeners, Adnan is a real human while Jay remains an abstract figure.

As a result, all listeners really know about him are the discrepancies and holes in the version he told in 1999.

Forty-five KLAC listeners withdrew their pledges in protest at his remarks.

Sadly, some impressionable young listeners will internalize this “advice.”

I felt my contribution to the world and to my listeners was worth more than $18.

Setting aside timidity, we find that well-informed persons are sometimes‌ good listeners, but no talkers.

He went down the road, collected his little knot of listeners, and began the Song of the Girl.

There was a silence after this somewhat lengthy speech, and something like an uncanny feeling possessed the listeners.

He could talk four hours without interruption, but sometimes his listeners, learned men too, did not understand a word of it.

Hazlet told his story with such deep solemnity, and such hollow pauses of emotion, that the listeners sat silent for a while.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to listeners, such as: congregation, crowd, gallery, gathering, market, and public.

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