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Webster's Dictionary 1828 - Online Edition

Webster's Dictionary 1828

Americal Dictionary of the English Language

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Heed

HEED, verb transitive To mind; to regard with care; to take notice of; to attend to; to observe.

With pleasure Argus the musician heeds.

HEED, noun Care; attention.

With wanton heed and giddy cunning.

1. Caution; care; watch for danger; notice; circumspection; usually preceded by take.

Take heed of evil company. Take heed to your ways.

Amasa took no heed to the sword that was in Joab's hand. 2 Samuel 20:10.

2. Notice; observation; regard; attention; often preceded by give.

The preacher gave good heed Ecclesiastes 12:9.

Neither give heed to fables. 1 Timothy 1:4.

Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed Hebrews 2:1.

3. Seriousness; a steady look.

A heed

Was in his countenance. [Unusual.]