can barely hear (oneself) think(redirected from can barely hear ourselves think)
can barely hear (oneself) think
Unable to concentrate or think clearly because there is too much noise or commotion around oneself. Kids, go outside to play! I can barely hear myself think with you shouting like that! With the noise of the construction outside her window, she could barely hear herself think.
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