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Definition 1: paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people) - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where heed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his attentiveness to her wishes
  • he spends without heed to the consequences

Synonyms for heed in the sense of this definition

(heed is a kind of ...) the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others

(... is a kind of heed ) the process of being heedful

(... are attributes of heed) marked by or paying little heed or attention

"We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we know now that it is bad economics" "heedless of danger" "heedless of the child's crying"

(... are attributes of heed) taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention

"heedful of the warnings" "so heedful a writer" "heedful of what they were doing"

Samples where heed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Heed the advice of the old men

Synonyms for heed in the sense of this definition

(heed is a kind of ...) be obedient to

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