move within earshot

move within earshot

To move close enough (to someone) to clearly hear what someone says or does. I very discreetly moved within earshot to hear what the boss was saying about me. I was so angry during our fight that I didn't notice that the kids had moved within earshot of us.
See also: earshot, move, within
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

move within earshot

(of something) Go to within earshot (of something).
See also: earshot, move, within
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
See also: