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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!
(Definition of your ears must be burning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “your ears must be burning”
in Chinese (Simplified) (因为被人议论)耳朵发热,发窘…
in Chinese (Traditional) (因爲被人議論)耳根發熱,發窘…
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