Hang on (somone's) every word - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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hang on (someone's) every word
To listen very closely, intently, or with obsequious attention to what someone is saying. The politician was so charismatic that he had even his detractors hanging on his every word.
hang on somebody’s ˈwords/every ˈword listen to what somebody says with great attention: The professor was talking to a group of students, who hung on her every word.