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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.
See also: heed, pay
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

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.
See also: heed, pay
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Our legislatures and party workers need not pay heed to such rumours which is far from the truth," he said.
It's time for Tony Blair and Charles Clarke to pay heed to the warnings of the CSA and think again about wasting more money on ID cards.
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.
Summary: Washington [US], Apr 23 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Monday said "nobody disobeys" his orders after special counsel Robert Mueller stated in his report that Trump attempted to influence the investigation but was unsuccessful because his aides did not pay heed to his demands.
The IG motorway should pay heed to the issue as the situation has been adding to the traffic woes of the city.
Talking to people of his constituency during his visit to Union Council Rudd here, he said the last government did not pay heed to hydro power projects and the PTI government was conducting audit of different energy projects of the previous government.
It is my plea to the PTI government to pay heed to this issue.
The general public is advised to not pay heed to such rumors and check the authenticity of any news item related to banknotes on the SBP website and its social media accounts.
The general public is advised not to pay heed to such rumors and check the authenticity of any news item related to banknotes on the SBP website and its social media accounts.
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.
Summary: Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb 24 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir state government on Sunday urged people not to pay heed to rumours on the basis of unsubstantiated and exaggerated pieces of information, in circulation, after the ghastly Pulwama attack.
ISLAMABAD -- The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik, while hailing the people of Kashmir for once again boycotting sham local bodies' election, has urged India to pay heed to the clear message emanating from the rejection of the election drama.
The Balochistan government should pay heed to the people's needs and provide them a park.
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.