Fall on deaf ears

What is Fall on deaf ears?

Fall on deaf ears definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
the organ of hearing and equilibrium in vertebrates, in humans consisting of an external ear that gathers sound vibrations, a middle ear in which the vibrations resonate against the tympanic membrane, and a fluid-filled internal ear that maintains balance and that conducts the tympanic vibrations to the auditory nerve, which transmits them as impulses to the brain.
the external ear alone: The hat completely covers his ears.
the sense of hearing: sounds that are pleasing to the ear.
keen or sensitive perception of the differences of sound, especially sensitiveness to the quality and correctness of musical sounds: an ear for music; a violinist with a good ear.
attention; heed: to gain a person’s ear.
any part that resembles or suggests an ear in position or form, as the handle of a teacup.

Architecture. crossette.
Journalism. a small box in either upper corner of a newspaper page, usually the front page or split page, containing the name of or a symbol for the edition, a weather bulletin, a slogan, or the like.
Furniture. a decorative feature at the upper end of a leg.one of the decorative features at each end of a crest rail.

ears, Slang. earphones.
ear tuft.

 

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