be music to sb's ears Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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be music to sb's ears

to be something that you are very pleased to hear: The rattle of the letterbox was music to my ears - the letter had arrived at last.
Translations of “be music to sb's ears”
in Chinese (Traditional) (對某人)是悅耳的聲音,是佳音,是中聽的話…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对某人)是悦耳的声音,是佳音,是中听的话…
(Definition of be music to sb's ears from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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