To know of, to have heard of

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Definition

to know of, to hear of (someone): to be familiar with, to be aware of, to recognize (someone)
idiom

Examples

  • "Caroline : I understand your concern, which is why you'll be surprised and, I hope, pleased to hear of our plans."
  • "Brian : Well sir, I'm sure you already know of Horatio Oléré, the head of our Research and Development department: Delavigne's 'Nose'."
  • "com. Maybe you've heard of us?"
  • "But I've never heard of Brenda Fontsensons."
  • "Have you ever heard of a Website called 'Krazy Gidyeon's Perfume Warehouse.com'?"
  • "But seriously, have you heard of psychometric testing, Luna?"
  • "Never heard of them!"
  • "Bruno : Haven't you heard of Delavigne perfumes?"
  • "My name's John and I'm calling from the National Investment Institute, have you heard of us?"
  • "Tell me, have you ever heard of Diddly Scott?"

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