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English definition of “can't hear yourself think”

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can't hear yourself think

If you cannot hear yourself think, you cannot give your attention to anything because there is so much noise: There was so much noise in the classroom that I could hardly hear myself think.
Translations of “can't hear yourself think”
in Chinese (Traditional) (由於太吵)無法集中注意力…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由于太吵)无法集中注意力…
(Definition of can't hear yourself think from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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