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put it in your ear

Slang definitions & phrases for put it in your ear

put it in your ear

verb phrase

To insert something figuratively into one's ear as a means of contemptuous disposal; stick it •Mild euphemistic forms of stick it up your ass, used for reduced effect and among friends: It was easy to say things like ''take it in the ear'' to them. They didn't get it (1940s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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