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English definition of “there's none so deaf as those who will not hear”

there's none so deaf as those who will not hear

said about someone who chooses to ignore advice or will not believe what they are toldNeglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
(Definition of there's none so deaf as those who will not hear from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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