never/not hear the end of it

Definition of never/not hear the end of it

informal
used to say that someone will keep talking about something for a long time
  • If it turns out that he's right, we'll never hear the end of it.

Word by Word Definitions

never play
  1. : not ever : at no time

  2. : not in any degree : not under any condition

hear play
  1. : to perceive or become aware of by the ear

  2. : to gain knowledge of by hearing

  3. : to listen to with attention : heed

end play
  1. : the part of an area that lies at the boundary

  2. : a point that marks the extent of something

  3. : the point where something ceases to exist

  1. : to bring to an end

  2. : destroy

  3. : to make up the end of

  1. : final, ultimate

  1. : to put (grain or hay) into a barn or stack

  1. : within : inside — compare ect-, exo-

  2. : taking in


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