like the sound of (one's) own voice

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like the sound of (one's) own voice

To enjoy hearing oneself talk because one is pompous and/or self-centered. Boy, he really likes the sound of his own voice—I didn't think he would ever stop talking! I know you like the sound of your own voice, but can I please say something now?
See also: like, of, own, sound, voice

like, love, etc. the ˌsound of your own ˈvoice

(disapproving) talk too much, usually without listening to others: That man does like the sound of his own voice. We couldn’t stop him talking.
See also: of, own, sound, voice
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But opponents accused Salmond of loving the sound of his own voice.
The Brady monologues went on for around four hours - the words kept on coming, the subject loving the sound of his own voice.
Constant swearing and loving the sound of his own voice.