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Definition of heed verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    heed somebody/something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they heed
    he / she / it heeds
    past simple heeded
    -ing form heeding
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  1. 1to pay careful attention to someone's advice or warning synonym notice
  2. 2 They failed to heed the lessons of history. If only they had heeded his warnings! Calls for more legislation to protect tenants were not heeded.
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