[ good-lis-uh-ner ]
/ ˈgʊd ˈlɪs ə nər /
someone who listens carefully, attentively, and sympathetically, typically imparting support and understanding to the speaker: Her friends envied her for having married a good listener.
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Origin of good listener
First recorded in 1750–60
Words nearby good listener
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