be all ears

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be all ears

To be ready and eager to hear what one has to say. Tell me about your first day at the new job—I'm all ears!
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be all ears

If you are all ears, you are ready and eager to listen to what someone is saying. Okay, tell me what the problem is. I'm all ears. She had expected him to be all ears when she told him about her wedding plans.
See also: all, ear