- [C]耳,耳朵 either of the two organs by which people or animals hear, each side of the head
- [S]听力 keen recognition of sounds, especially in music or languages
- [S]倾听; 注意 sympathetic attention
- [C]穗 the head of a grain-producing plant, used for food
the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium
"he had a keen ear"
"a good ear for pitch"
the externally visible cartilaginous structure of the external ear
attention to what is said;
"he tried to get her ear"
fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn
- She plays the piano entirely by ear.
- If this news ever reaches her ears, she'll be furious.
- He gave the boy's ear a painful tweak.
- The dog's ear pricked up at the sound.
- He tried to give a sympathetic ear to the patient.
- They bent an ear to our request for aid.
- Some people like eating the ear of wheat.
- The corn will soon ear.
- Soon the seedings shot up and began to ear.
- Her trained ear detected the weaknesses.
- His right ear was taken off.
- The blind touched the elephant's ear and said that it was just like a huge fan.
- Big rings hang from her ears.
- She hit him on the ears.
- Bullets whistled past our ears.
- I was too afraid of her to shudder, too afraid of her to put my fingers to my ears.
- I heard him say so with my own ears.
- Walls have ears.
- Everybody says there is more in his statement than meets the ear.
- She has a good ear for languages.
- She's got a good ear for music.
- The band doesn't sound out of tune to me, but then I've no ear for music.
- Gary quite likes pop music, but has an ear for the classics as well.
- Rice was shooting out into ears.
- She has some ears of rice in her hand.
- a word in sb's ear
〈非正式〉悄悄话，耳语 a private talk
- about one's ears
彻底地,猛烈地 all round one
- be all ears
全神贯注地听着,专心倾听 listen eagerly
- bring sth (down) about one's ears
失败，毁灭；（希望、计划等）落空 to or into complete collaps, defeat, or ruin; to the destruction of a person's plans, hopes, etc.
- box sb's ears
打…耳光 slap sb on the side of the head
- bring a storm about sb's ears
引起对某人的强烈反感〔愤怒〕 cause sb to be very tiresome or angry
- come out of one's ears
大量 be in great excess
- come to〔reach〕 one's ears
让…听到 be made aware of
- fall on deaf ears
未受到重视; 未被理睬,不被听取 not be mentioned
- fall on one's ears
- gain the ear of
得到某人的注意 get sb to listen to one
- give (an) ear to
倾听,注意 listen; pay attention to
- give one's ears
不惜任何代价(要) make great personal sacrifice for; pay any price for
- give sb a thick ear
打…耳光 slap sb on the side of the head
- go in one ear and out of the other
左耳进,右耳出; 只当耳旁风 be not really listening
- have long ears
爱打听别人的事情 be inquisitive
- have one's ears burning
耳朵发热 be the subject of conversation
- have the ear of
(意见、看法等)得到某人重视; 被某人听取和接受 (ideas, opinions etc.) are respected by sb
- lend an ear
细听,倾听 listen attentively
- on one's ear
- play by ear
凭听觉而不是识谱来演奏音乐 play a tune which one has heard, remembered, or invented but not seen written in notes
play by ear
I could play by ear.
No one could play by ear.
没有人能够凭听觉而不是识谱来演奏乐器。play sth by ear
I can play the piano by ear, but I regret now that I never learned to read music properly.
- play it by ear
见机行事 judge the correct way to deal with sth as it happens, without fixed plans in advance
- prick up one's ears
立刻竖起耳朵仔细听 suddenly start listening carefully
- ring in one's ears
言犹在耳 sound like a bell in (a space)
- set by the ears
使争吵不休 lead to disharmony among people
set sb by the ears
The mere mention of the subject set the whole company by the ears.
Trying to agree where to go on holiday set the family by the ears.
- shut one's ears to
对…充耳不闻 pretend not to hear
- strain one's ears
尽力倾听 try one's best to listen
- throw out on sb's ear
不客气地把某人打发走 forcibly eject sb
throw sb out on sb's ear
The drunk was making a nuisance of himself and so the manager threw him out on his ear.
- turn a deaf ear to
置若罔闻,装没听到 pay no attention to; pretend not to hear
- up to one's ears
深深卷入 overwhelmed with
- wet behind the ears
- with half an ear
不专心(听) listen inattentively
- believe one's ears 相信所听到的话
- bend an ear 留心听
- box one's ear 打某人的耳光
- close one's ears 充耳不闻
- cover one's ears 捂住耳朵
- gain ear 引起注意
- give a ear to 听取…
- give one's ears 不惜任何代价
- have ear for music 喜欢音乐
- have sb's ear 引起注意
- lend an ear to 注意听…
- meet the ear 被听到
- stop one's ears 充耳不闻
- talk sb's ear 对某人唠叨不休
- win a ear 引起注意
- dull ear 听觉迟钝
- ill-developed ear 发育不全的耳朵
- inner ear 内耳
- middle ear 中耳
- musical ear 音乐欣赏力
- practiced ear 经过训练的耳朵
- quick ear 灵敏的听觉
- sharp ear 灵敏的听觉
- about one's ears 在近旁,引起麻烦
- by ear 凭听觉
- play it by ear 临机应变
- play music by ear 不看乐谱弹奏乐曲
- have a word in sb's ear 同某人私下谈话
- give sb a box on the ear 打某人一记耳光
- familiar to the ear 耳熟
- sweet to the ear 悦耳
- up to the ears in 深陷于…之中
- with all one's ears 全神贯注地(听)
Rumours have come to my ears.出自： H. C. Jackson
The summons in our ears was shrill.出自： W. N. Hodgson
He listened to their difficulties with an impatient ear.出自： fig.
The little corn that had been planted withered before it came to an ear.出自： R. Graves
The Sea..which they ear and wound With keels.出自：Anthony Cleopatra , Shakespeare
- ear也可作“听力,听觉; 鉴赏力”解,尤指在音乐或语言方面灵敏的听力,或分辨声音的能力,总是用单数形式,一般不能单独使用,其前须加一修饰性词语。
- ear还可作“倾听; 注意”解,总是用单数形式,但可以加不定冠词。
误 He has neither ears for music nor eyes for painting.
正 He has neither ear for music nor eye for painting.
误 He turned deaf ears to his teacher's warning.
正 He turned a deaf ear to his teacher's warning.
析 表示“对…置若罔闻”,可以说turn a deaf ear to...,在这个习语里, ear是单数,前面须带不定冠词a。
- ☆ 直接源自古英语的eare，意为耳朵。
- external ear 外耳
- hearing 听力
- attention 注意
- heed 注意
- auricle 外耳
- outer ear 外耳
- shell-like 似壳的
- earlobe 耳垂
- earhole 耳孔
- ability 能力
- sensitivity 敏感
- talent 天赋
- knack 技巧
- facility 设备
- feel 感觉
- regard 尊敬
- hearing organ 听觉器官
- internal ear 内耳
- middle ear 鼓室
- sense of hearing 听觉
- audition 听
- notice 注意
- note 笔记
- heedfulness 深切注意
- attentiveness 注意
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- spike 长钉
- pinna [解]耳廓