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Definition of Hearing

Hearing

  1. of Hear
  2. The act or power of perceiving sound; perception of sound; the faculty or sense by which sound is perceived; as, my hearing is good.
  3. Attention to what is delivered; opportunity to be heard; audience; as, I could not obtain a hearing.
  4. A listening to facts and evidence, for the sake of adjudication; a session of a court for considering proofs and determining issues.
  5. Extent within which sound may be heard; sound; earshot.

Hearing Quotations

The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said. - Peter Drucker
The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.
Peter Drucker

After all those years as a woman hearing 'not thin enough, not pretty enough, not smart enough, not this enough, not that enough,' almost overnight I woke up one morning and thought, 'I'm enough.'
Anna Quindlen

I'm fascinated with myself and love hearing the sound of my own voice. I'd like to hear what I have to say. A lot of people don't like being alone because they truly don't like themselves, but I love me.
Gene Simmons

Money and corruption are ruining the land, crooked politicians betray the working man, pocketing the profits and treating us like sheep, and we're tired of hearing promises that we know they'll never keep.
Ray Davies

There are four Powers: memory and intellect, desire and covetousness. The two first are mental and the others sensual. The three senses: sight, hearing and smell cannot well be prevented; touch and taste not at all.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Hearing Translations

hearing in Dutch is gehoor
hearing in French is ouie, audience, oyant, entendant
hearing in Italian is ascolto

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