Idiom: Ears are burning
If your ears are burning, you sense or know that people somewhere else are talking about you in an unpleasant way.Country: International English | Subject Area: Body and bodily functions | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Wet behind the ears
- Music to my ears
- All ears
- Make bets in a burning house
- Burning question
- Be all ears
- Cloth ears
- Prick up your ears
- From your lips to God's ears
- Little pitchers have big ears
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