Meaning of “be like talking to a brick wall” in the English Dictionary

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"be like talking to a brick wall" in British English

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be like talking to a brick wall

If talking to someone is like talking to a brick wall, the person you are speaking to does not listen:

I've tried to discuss my feelings with her, but it's like talking to a brick wall.

(Definition of “be like talking to a brick wall” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)