hearken

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  • verb

Synonyms for hearken

to make an effort to hear something

to perceive by ear, usually attentively

Synonyms for hearken

listen

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The writers could have harkened back to Alva Vanderbilt's $250,000 ball in 1883 or the formal dinners that Newporters threw for their dogs at the turn of the century.
Pedersen added, "The previous design harkened back to the steel structures of the George Washington Bridge and other New York landmarks for its inspiration - the redesign looks forward to create a new icon representing New York's future, not its past.
I thought it harkened back to a million kiddie animal movies that I don't want to see anymore.
Two squadrons, VPs 772 and 871, harkened back to the days of the famous "Black Cat" patrol squadrons by operating at night over Korea, dropping flares to support night interdiction and close air support missions by Marine Corps aircraft.
Speaking to shareholders at the company's annual meeting as CVPS nears its 75th anniversary in August, Young harkened back to the company's founders.
Grant Hill added 27 points and 12 rebounds in a performance that harkened back five years.