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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyhear from
he/she/ithears from
present participlehearing from
past tenseheard from
past participleheard from
  1. 1
    hear from someone if you hear from someone, they write to you, phone you, email you etc

    It’s ages since I heard from Jill.

    The police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the accident.

  2. 2
    hear from someone to listen to someone who is speaking about a particular thing

    The Commission heard from over thirty witnesses.

    Next we’ll hear from a listener in Nottingham.

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