Definition of 'hearing'
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Example sentences containing 'hearing'
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He seemed surprisingly optimistic about getting a hearing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Others were disciplined for continual failure to deliver judgments and not attending enough hearings. The Sun (2016)Maybe we need to get hearing aids. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will attend a disciplinary hearing today. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The fitness to practice hearing continues in Cardiff. The Sun (2016)And I have the same hearing problems as a 1970s rock star. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We do not meet the costs of relatives to attend court hearings overseas. The Sun (2010)So his failure to attend the hearing is out of character. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The moon returns to your sign and ensures your ideas and requests get a fair hearing. The Sun (2012)She would be given a good hearing. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was not clear whether any hearing took place at all. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He has been remanded in custody until the hearing next month. The Sun (2014)The judicial review hearing into its investigation is continuing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)With that background he knows the problems in family hearings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)One of their mums raised the alarm after hearing of the meeting. The Sun (2009)The worker was given the chance to quit last year and avoid a disciplinary hearing. The Sun (2011)It should be the subject of a formal disciplinary hearing. The Sun (2006)The court hearing will not be held in public and will probably be very short. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)Many of the parents who attended the hearing have been receiving counselling. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is important that both sides receive a fair hearing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He has also been banned from his old haunts pending a hearing next month. The Sun (2009)Both psychiatric teams will defend their findings during the hearing and the judges could call more expert witnesses. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Its crown court cleared them after hearing they helped snare the two brothers who were due to pick up the bag. The Sun (2009)All those fed up with hearing about the terrible winters of the old days now have an epic story of their own. The Sun (2010)He was initially banned for eight years in 2006 pending a further inquiry and final hearing. The Sun (2008)He faces his own proceeds of crime hearing in May. The Sun (2012)The hearing will continue today. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A 215 court fee for anyone seeking a hearing in person after a written application has been turned down. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Synonyms of 'hearing'
sense of hearing, auditory perception, ear, aural faculty
Trends of 'hearing'
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Translations for 'hearing'
British English: hearing /ˈhɪərɪŋ/ NOUN
Hearing is the sense which makes it possible for you to be aware of sounds.
My hearing has got better.
- American English: hearing
- Arabic: سَمْع
- Brazilian Portuguese: audição
- Chinese: 听力
- Croatian: sluh
- Czech: sluch
- Danish: hørelse
- Dutch: gehoor
- European Spanish: oído sentido
- Finnish: kuulo
- French: ouïe
- German: Gehör
- Greek: ακοή
- Italian: udito
- Japanese: 聴力
- Korean: 듣기
- Norwegian: hørsel
- Polish: słuch
- European Portuguese: audição
- Romanian: auz
- Russian: слух
- Spanish: oído
- Swedish: hörsel
- Thai: การได้ยิน
- Turkish: işitme
- Ukrainian: слух
- Vietnamese: thính giác
Definition of hearing from the Collins English Dictionary
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