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verb [intransitive/transitive] overhear pronunciation in American English /ˌoʊvərˈhɪr/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyoverhear
he/she/itoverhears
present participleoverhearing
past tenseoverheard
past participleoverheard
  1. to hear what people are saying during a conversation that you are not involved in
    I overheard him saying he was thinking of leaving his job.

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