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
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He plainly likes the sound of his own voice. His name has even been mentioned in the bullying row at Westminster, although he has denied all allegations.
He plainly likes the sound of his own voice. MPs continue to complain about him, but do not seem to have the bottle to act.
MANY of us are aware that Mr Chima (Fans' Zone, Nov 20, and Letters, Nov 29) likes the sound of his own voice as he has frequently shown on the local radio programmes.
While the minister is an engaging speaker, it appears he is an extremely poor listener who likes the sound of his own voice.
He likes the sound of his own voice. Hope you recover soon and get over the psychological impact."
"I'm quite laid back and quiet off the pitch but I think Roger likes the sound of his own voice sometimes," joked Dann.
"He clearly likes the sound of his own voice. The line he came out with after Bolton played Burnley about 'leading them out of the wilderness' is the sign of someone who is believing their own press."
"He does not act that way to try to be a big man or because he likes the sound of his own voice. He does it because he knows it is for the good of the team," he added.
WHAT a difference between the considered, calm approach of West Yorkshire chief constable Colin Cramphorn to the dreadful killing of WPC Sharon Beshenivsky and the meanderings of Scotland Yard's Sir Ian Blair, a man who really likes the sound of his own voice.
HE is fun, crazy and likes the sound of his own voice. He and Roberto seem to have a good bantering relationship and he is a good antedote to Craig's gossiping.
Either he likes the sound of his own voice or he is feeling the pressure at the top of the table.
It's a play on "mansplaining", which is when a man explains something in excruciating detail because he likes the sound of his own voice. Ahem.
Chima (Fans' Zone Nov 20 and Letters Nov 29) likes the sound of his own voice as he has frequently shown on the local radio programmes.
DAVID Cameron likes the sound of his own voice too much for the good of Britain, the euro and even the Prime Minister himself.
It's not that he likes the sound of his own voice or would ever promote himself as an authority on the game.