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harken

[ hahr-kuhn ]
/ ˈhɑr kən /
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verb (used with or without object)

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OTHER WORDS FROM harken

hark·en·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for harken

harken
/ (ˈhɑːkən) /

verb

a variant spelling (esp US) of hearken

Derived forms of harken

harkener, noun
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