Harks vs Hards - What's the difference?

harks | hards |


As a verb harks

is (hark).

As a noun hards is

.

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harks

English

Verb

(head)
  • (hark)
  • Anagrams

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    hark

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (l) (obsolete)

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To listen attentively; often used in the imperative.
  • * 1739 , “Hymn for Christmas-Day”, Hymns and Sacred Poems, (Charles Wesley) and (George Whitefield):
  • “Glory to the new born King,
  • * 1906: , The Four Million] [http://etext.virginia.edu/etcbin/ot2www-pubeng?specfile=/texts/english/modeng/publicsearch/modengpub.o2w&act=surround&offset=354518751&tag=Henry,+O.,+1862-1910:+The+four+million;,+1906&query=+harking&id=HenFour
  • Loud voices and a renewed uproar were raised in front of the boarding-house..."'Tis Missis Murphy's voice," said Mrs. McCaskey, harking .
  • * 1959: , A Christmas Carol
  • "Hark ! The Herald Tribune sings, / Advertising wondrous things!"

    Derived terms

    * hark back

    hards

    English

    Etymology 1

    Noun

    (head)
  • Etymology 2

    Old English herdes, Anglo-Saxon (heordan).

    Alternative forms

    * hurds

    Noun

    (-)
  • The refuse or coarse part of flax; tow.
  • (Webster 1913)

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