definition of Heresay by The Free Dictionary

إشاعَه، تَقَوُّلات




sögusögn, kvittur

čo sa vraví

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nGerüchte pl; to know something from or by hearsayetw vom Hörensagen wissen or haben; hearsay rule (Jur) Regel über den grundsätzlichen Ausschluss aller Beweise vom Hörensagen



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(hiə) verbpast tense, past participle heard (həːd)

1. to (be able to) receive (sounds) by ear. I don’t hear very well; Speak louder – I can’t hear you; I didn’t hear you come in.
2. to listen to for some purpose. A judge hears court cases; Part of a manager’s job is to hear workers’ complaints.
3. to receive information, news etc, not only by ear. I’ve heard that story before; I hear that you’re leaving; `Have you heard from your sister?’ `Yes, I got a letter from her today’; I’ve never heard of him – who is he? This is the first I’ve heard of the plan.

ˈhearing noun

1. the ability to hear. My hearing is not very good.
2. the distance within which something can be heard. I don’t want to tell you when so many people are within hearing; I think we’re out of hearing now.
3. an act of listening. We ought to give his views a fair hearing.
4. a court case. The hearing is tomorrow.

ˈhearing-aid noun

a small electronic instrument which helps deaf people to hear better by making sounds louder by means of an amplifier.

ˈhearsay (-sei) noun

that which one has been told about by others but for which one has otherwise no evidence. I never trust anything that I learn by hearsay.

hear! hear!

a shout to show that one agrees with what a speaker has said (eg in Parliament or at a meeting).

I/he etc will/would not hear of

I, he etc will or would not allow. They would not hear of her going home alone, and insisted on going with her.

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