9 Letters
6 Consonants
3 Vowels
3 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use listening as a noun or as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
About Listening
A 3 syllables noun and 9 letters with the letters e, g, i, l, n, s, and t, 6 consonants, 3 vowels and 3 syllables with the middle letter e. Listening starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters l, li, lis, list, liste, and the ending characters are g, ng, ing, ning, ening, ..
The act of hearing attentively; "you can learn a lot by just listening"; "they make good music--you should give them a hearing"
Pig Latin
Listening in Pig Latin is said as "isteninglay or isteninglway".
l | i | s | t | e | n | i | n | g
li | is | st | te | en | ni | in | ng
lis | ist | ste | ten | eni | nin | ing
list | iste | sten | teni | enin | ning
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the act of hearing attentively;
"you can learn a lot by just listening";
"they make good music--you should give them a hearing"
Adjective Satellite Examples
attending to or alert for sound;
"be wary of listening ears";
"government-maintained listening posts"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Listening"

There are 180 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to listening.

Acoustica remedy for hearing loss or deafness
Aidthe work of caring for or attending to someone or something
"no medical care was required"
"the old car needed constant attention"
All Ears
Assizean ancient writ issued by a court of assize to the sheriff for the recovery of property
Attentionthe work of caring for or attending to someone or something
"no medical care was required"
"the old car needed constant attention"
Attentive(often followed by `to'') giving care or attention
"attentive to details"
"the nurse was attentive to her patient"
"an attentive suitor"
Audibilityquality or fact or degree of being audible or perceptible by the ear
Audibleheard or perceptible by the ear
"he spoke in an audible whisper"
Audiblenessquality or fact or degree of being audible or perceptible by the ear
Audiencea conference (usually with someone important)
"he had a consultation with the judge"
"he requested an audience with the king"

View all cognitive synonyms for Listening


There are 2 anagrams from listening.

Anagram Definition
Listeningthe act of hearing attentively
"you can learn a lot by just listening"
"they make good music--you should give them a hearing"
Enlistingthe act of getting recruits
enlisting people for the army (or for a job or a cause etc.)

View English words with the unique letters used in listening. Words With The Letters Egilnst


Listening derives from 5 words.

Word Definition
Hearget to know or become aware of, usually accidentally
"I learned that she has two grown-up children"
"I see that you have been promoted"
Heedpaying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
"his attentiveness to her wishes"
"he spends without heed to the consequences"
Listenhear with intention
"Listen to the sound of this cello"
Mindthat which is responsible for one''s thoughts and feelings
the seat of the faculty of reason
"his mind wandered"
"I couldn''t get his words out of my head"
Take Heed


Listening has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Perceptionbecoming aware of something via the senses
Sensingbecoming aware of something via the senses


There are 3 hyponyms for listening

Word Definition
Auscultationlistening to sounds within the body (usually with a stethoscope)
Rehearingthe act of hearing again
Relisteningthe act of hearing again


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