never hear the end of it


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never hear the end of it

To have to listen to someone repeatedly talk about something that is embarrassing, shameful, or irritating. I let him win one time at a game of chess and now I never hear the end of it. Dude, I can't believe you wrecked your parents' car. You're never going to hear the end of it.
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never hear the end of

Be incessantly reminded of, as in If you do not send a wedding present to them you will never hear the end of it from your mother .
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never (or not) hear the end of something

be continually reminded of an unpleasant topic or cause of annoyance.
2002 Observer If it was Ireland or Wales we'd support them, but not England. It's a minority nations thing. If England was to win, we'd never hear the end of it.
See also: end, hear, never, of, something

never hear the end of

To be complained to or told about (something) repeatedly or for a long time.
See also: end, hear, never, of
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