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to hear
/ˈhiɹ/
verb
to notice the sound a person or thing is making
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to overhear
/ˈoʊvɝˈhiɹ/
verb
to unintentionally hear a conversation or someone's remarks
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to listen
/ˈɫɪsən/
verb
to give our attention to the sound a person or thing is making
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to hark
/ˈhɑɹk/
verb
to listen attentively
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to hear of
/hˈɪɹ ʌv/
verb
to know about somebody or something because one has received information or news about them
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to listen in
/lˈɪsən ˈɪn/
verb
to listen to a conversation or communication without participating
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to smell
/ˈsmɛɫ/
verb
to perceive or recognize a particular scent
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to scent
/ˈsɛnt/
verb
to track something using one's sense of smell, typically performed by animals to locate food, identify potential threats, or find mates
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to whiff
/ˈhwɪf/, /ˈwɪf/
verb
to detect a faint scent by inhaling through the nose
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to sniff
/ˈsnɪf/
verb
to inhale air audibly through the nose, often to detect or identify a scent or odor
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to taste
/ˈteɪst/
verb
to be able to recognize the flavor of something by eating or drinking it
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to degust
/dɪɡˈʌst/
verb
to taste food or drink carefully, appreciating and analyzing its flavors, often as part of a formal or discerning evaluation
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to savor
/ˈseɪvɝ/
verb
to fully appreciate and enjoy the flavor or aroma of a food or drink as much as possible, particularly by slowly consuming it
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to touch
/ˈtətʃ/
verb
to put our hand or body part on a thing or person
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to feel
/ˈfiɫ/
verb
to be aware of something or someone through touching or being touched
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to tingle
/ˈtɪŋɡəɫ/
verb
to make a part of the body feel a bit ticklish or have a slight, unusual sensation
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to pick up on
/pˈɪk ˌʌp ˌɑːn ˌɛstˌiːˈeɪtʃ/
verb
to notice something that is not immediately obvious
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