won't hear of

won't hear of

see under not have it.
See also: hear, of
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At the last moment, she won't hear of going away, unless you go too.
Say that to my wife," said Sancho, who had until now listened in silence, "for she won't hear of anything but each one marrying his equal, holding with the proverb 'each ewe to her like.
He wishes her to go into a convent, but she won't hear of it, and after a touching appeal, is about to faint when Roderigo dashes in and demands her hand.
Besides, he's a pretty tidy fortune, Peggy, you know - not such a catch as Wilmot; but then Helen won't hear of that match: for, somehow, these old chaps don't go down with the girls - with all their money, and their experience to boot.
Mr Schu and his loyal band of choristers won't hear of it.
There's no greater admirer of l d a Ronaldo than Ronaldo (below) but he has a track record - in fact a flat-track record - of going missing when stakes are highest and I won't hear of defeat for Spain tonight.
The smaller parties, of course, won't hear of any change.
His dad won't hear of me letting him scream, although I was advised by a health visitor to try it.
And the bookies' strong favourite to be top handler at this year's Festival won't hear of defeat for him or his exciting hurdling prospect Denman.
and her equally foolish brother Gaev (Bluteau) won't hear of a plan that involves felling the orchard to make way for summer cottages.
I think we should get the boy a lawyer, but Malcolm won't hear of it," she had whispered, the snoring low and steady.
Susan (Mary Healey) and June (Mary Evans) have had a stinker of a row and although their husbands want them to call a truce, the women won't hear of it.
You mark my words, we won't hear of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone ever again.
The French, though, won't hear of defeat for Act One, who looked a colt of the highest class when winning his trial at Longchamp last month.
Engelbert is the oldest European raider since Genghis Khan - in fact there are rumours he discovered several of the countries he'll be up against at Eurovision - but bookies won't hear of defeat for him.