English version

be all ears

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe all earsbe all earsinformalINTERESTED to be very keen to hear what someone is going to tell you As soon as I mentioned money, Karen was all ears. ear
Examples from the Corpus
be all earsGo ahead, I'm all ears.Tell me exactly what happened. I'm all ears.Everyone was all ears as soon as I mentioned a cash prize.
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