Listening meaning

Of something or someone that listens.

Any listening person can tell she's lying.

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Of something that is used in order to hear or to improve the ability to hear.

He could hear better when he used his listening device.

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Of an action that is performed with caution and attention to sounds.
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Action of the verb listening.

You can learn a lot from grandparents by listening.

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Checking for matching data. In computer operations, the act of comparing is sometimes called listening. See TCP/IP port.
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Skill or ability of perceiving spoken language.

You can improve your listening well by watching English-language films.

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Present participle of listen.
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