Now hear this!

now hear this

An instruction to personnel to give attention to an order or announcement that is about to follow. Used primarily in the United States Navy. Now hear this—all crew are to report to their stations immediately. Now hear this… Now hear this…
See also: hear, now, this

Now hear this!

An exclamation introducing some announcement and instructing people to pay attention to it. Primarily used in formal situations, especially in the military. Now hear this! Now hear this! All crew are to report to their stations immediately. Now hear this! Any citizen caught outside after curfew will be detained indefinitely.
See also: hear, now
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

Now hear this!

Pay attention to what is going to be said! (In the manner of an announcement over a public address system, especially in the military.) Now hear this! You have to turn off the television and go to bed! Now hear this! Now hear this! Everyone is ordered to abandon ship.
See also: hear, now
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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