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eavesdrop on

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of eavesdrop on

  1. to listen to (another in private conversation) <a nosy traveler who likes to eavesdrop on his fellow airline passengers> Synonyms listen in (on), overhear Related Words bug, tap, wiretap; monitor, snoop, spy, surveil; attend, hear, hearken, heed, mind




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