be hearing things

Definition of be hearing things

  1. :  to hear sounds that are not real She swears she heard someone open the door, but I think she's just hearing things.

Word by Word Definitions

hearingplay
  1. :  the process, function, or power of perceiving sound

    :  the special sense by which noises and tones are received as stimuli

    :  earshot

thingplay things
  1. :  an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated

    :  an inanimate object distinguished from a living being

    :  a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity


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