Meaning of “not believe your eyes/ears” in the English Dictionary

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"not believe your eyes/ears" in British English

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not believe your eyes/ears

B1 to be so surprised by what you see or hear that you think you are imagining it:

I couldn't believe my ears when she said they were getting divorced.

(Definition of “not believe your eyes/ears” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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