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English definition of “eavesdrop”


verb [I]
/ˈiːvzdrɒp/ (present participle eavesdropping, past tense and past participle eavesdropped)
to secretly listen to a conversation: He stood outside the door eavesdropping on their conversation.Using the ears
eavesdropper noun [C]
(Definition of eavesdrop from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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