- vi. 听（常用于命令句）
- n. (Hark)人名；(德、瑞典)哈尔克
1. cf. hark from hear, talk from tell, stalk from steal.
- hark (v.)
- c. 1200, from Old English *heorcian "to hearken, listen," perhaps an intensive form from base of hieran (see hear). Compare talk/tale. Cognate with Old Frisian harkia "listen," Middle Dutch horken, Old High German horechon, German horchen. Used as a hunting cry to call attention. To hark back (1817) originally referred to hounds returning along a track when the scent has been lost, till they find it again (1814). Related: Harked; harking.
- 1. Hark. I hear the returning footsteps of my love.
- 2. Hark at her then! Who does she think she is anyhow?
- 听听她! 她自以为是老几?
- 3. Hark away [ off. forward ]!
- ( 命令猎犬 ) 去! 跑!
- 4. The result devastated me at the time. Even now I hark back to it.
- 5. Some old people always hark back to how things were 30 years ago.
[ hark 造句 ]