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  1. hear

    to hear what they are speaking about

    i overheard them talking about a surprise birthday party.

    Submitted by rinat on September 22, 2019  

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  1. Rhea Boyd:

    Whether from social media accounts, conversations with peers or caregivers, overheard conversations, or the distress they witness in the faces of those they love, children know what is going on, and without the guidance and validation of their caregivers, they may be navigating their feelings alone.

  2. Glenn Hinson:

    The hollerin' tradition in Sampson County is something of a mystery in terms of its origins, in all likelihood, it came from White farmers and farmworkers who overheard the tradition of African American hollers.

  3. Noah Michelson:

    Earlier today, I overheard a young woman holding the most beautiful blueberry muffin I've ever seen singing,' ooh ooh blueberry muffin ! I'm gon na eat you, blueberry muffin !' at a different point in my life, I would have mocked New York-based but now I feel like we'd be really good friends.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A person who is not true to own nice word is totally ignored or overheard by the people, but if s/he has a plenty of money to profit them individually, then most of them can be made to follow her/him like a herd.

  5. Kayla Mueller:

    I have been shown in darkness, light + have learned that even in prison, one can be free... I have come to see that there is good in every situation, sometime we just have to look for it. (source: Christian Science Monitor Weekly: Overheard)

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