pay heed to

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pay heed to (something)

To listen carefully or pay close attention; to give (something) ample or due consideration. You'd best pay heed to his advice, or you might end up suffering the mistakes he made in the past. Pay heed to your mother, she knows what she's talking about.
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pay heed to someone

to listen to and accommodate someone. You had better pay heed to your father! They are not paying heed to what I told them.
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New Delhi/ Patna [India], Aug 27 ( ANI ): The Congress party on Sunday said that though the Punjab and Haryana High Court rebuked the Haryana government for failing to control the situation in the state post conviction of Dera Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case, the Manohar Lal Khattar government will not pay heed to it.
And just as we have learned our 11th-hour lesson about the need to pay heed to our physical environment, so Blackburn says do we need to do the same for our moral and ethical environment.
Given that the history of religion as a politicized force can be encompassed under these same problematic headings of state establishment, censorship, and corruption, it's plainly a good idea to pay heed to such latter-day Jeremiahs.
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz lawmaker criticized the former government of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) didn't pay heed to the issue of loadshedding in their era.
06 (ANI): Former Congress leader Shankarsinh Vaghela on Sunday said that he had presaged the top rung of his party with regard to rising unrest in the political outfit in Gujarat but the senior leadership did not pay heed to his advice.
While calling the ruling party as "failed league" and criticizing Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on his stance about giving special powers to the paramilitary force in the whole province, Bilawal said that the interior minister should pay heed to his own work instead of interfering in provincial matters and the provincial autonomy, said a statement issued here on Wednesday.
It's a pity he didn't pay heed to the democratic voice of his own people before entering into a disastrous adventure in Iraq.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Peoples Party's Senator Ajiz Dhamra has said that Nawaz Sharif should pay heed to the advise of PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and resign so that he could be saved from further embarrassment.
21 ( ANI ): Experts on Friday said the government should pay heed to problems faced by the people, as many of them get attracted to rebellious activities other than ideological considerations.