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hear

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

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verb transitive

P. and V. ἀκούειν (gen. of person, acc. or gen. of thing), ἐπακούειν (gen. of person, acc. or gen. of things Ar. and P. ἀκροᾶσθαι (gen. of person, acc. or gen. of thing), κατακούειν (acc. or gen. of person or thing), Ar. and V. ἐξακούειν (gen. of person, acc. of thing), κλύειν (gen. of person, acc. or gen. of thing), αἰσθάνεσθαι (acc. or gen.), V. ἐπαισθάνεσθαι (gen.), εἰσακούειν (gen. of person, acc. of thing).

receive intelligence, learn: P. and V. μανθάνειν, πυνθάνεσθαι, ἀκούειν, V. πεύθεσθαι, Ar. and V. ἐκπυνθάνεσθαι, κλύειν.

hear (learn) besides: P. and V. προσμανθάνειν.

listen: P. and V. ἐνδέχεσθαι, ἀκούειν, Ar. and V. κλύειν; see heed, obey.

hear (a case at law), judge: P. and V. κρίνειν.

hear from: use hear with gen. of person.

hear in advance: P. προακούειν.

hear incorrectly: P. παρακούειν (absol.).

hear in return: P. and V. ἀντακούειν (Plato, Timaeus 27A), Ar. ἀντακροᾶσθαι.

hear of: P. and V. ἀκούειν περί (gen.), V. ἐπαισθάνεσθαι (acc.).

hear out (to the end): P. διακούειν (acc.).

hear (with others): V. συνεξακούειν (acc.).

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