Definition of hearing :
1. A listening to facts and evidence, for the sake of adjudication; a session of a court for considering proofs and determining issues.
2. Attention to what is delivered; opportunity to be heard; audience; as, I could not obtain a hearing.
3. Extent within which sound may be heard; sound; earshot.
4. of Hear
5. The act or power of perceiving sound; perception of sound; the faculty or sense by which sound is perceived; as, my hearing is good.
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auditory (part of speech: adjective)
heeding (part of speech: verb)
lawsuit (part of speech: noun)
count, writ, lawsuit, impeachment, subpoena, case, accusation, implication, charge, action, indictment, allegation, citation, affidavit, prosecution, suit, summons, arraignment, litigation, grievance, complaint
hearing (part of speech: verb)
- Besides, he went on to think, at the farm they are out of hearing of this one great weary subject of talk. - "Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete", Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.
- What do you say to hearing a story? - "Captain Horace", Sophie May.
- True, I remember hearing something of the kind; but that was a hundred years ago. - "Countess Erika's Apprenticeship", Ossip Schubin.