verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Words nearby hearken
Origin of hearken
OTHER WORDS FROM hearkenheark·en·er, noun
Examples from the Web for hearken
Hearken to the bleating of newborn two-headed freak candidacy lambs.PJ’s Political Forecast: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatheads|P. J. O’Rourke|March 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And hearken to this latest warning by Kevin Sabet: cigarettes are legal, yet organized crime syndicates still smuggle them.
I hope you'll find it entertaining, but even more that you'll hearken to its message.
The king had no heart to hearken longer, but betook him straightway to his bed; cause enow had he for woe, or so it seemed him!Sir Gawain and the Lady of Lys|Anonymous
But the Senator from Maine says he is unwilling to hearken to suggestions from foreign nations.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 7 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
But the multitude advised him to hearken to none of his proposals, but to despise him, and be in readiness to fight him.The Antiquities of the Jews|Flavius Josephus
I call upon others to join me, in order to make a company apart, but no one will hearken to me.Life and Correspondence of David Hume, Volume I (of 2)|John Hill Burton
But the empresse and hir brother would not hearken to any agréement, except that the realme Geruasius Dorober.Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (4 of 12)|Raphael Holinshed