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Synonyms for ear

be out on your ear


  • be dismissed
  • be removed
  • be fired
  • be sacked
  • be sent packing
  • get your P45

bend someone's ear

lend an ear

play it by ear

turn a deaf ear to something


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Synonyms for ear

the sense by which sound is perceived

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Synonyms for ear

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