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English definition of “your ears must be burning”

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your ears must be burning

UK informal
something that you say to someone who is being talked about: All this talk about Emma - her ears must be burning!
Translations of “your ears must be burning”
in Chinese (Traditional) (因爲被人議論)耳根發熱,發窘…
in Chinese (Simplified) (因为被人议论)耳朵发热,发窘…
(Definition of your ears must be burning from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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