reach (one's) ears

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reach (one's) ears

To be heard by one eventually. If news of my mistake ever reaches the boss's ears, I'll definitely be in trouble.
See also: ear, reach

come to/reach somebody’s ˈears

hear about something, especially when other people already know about it: News of the affair eventually reached her ears.
See also: come, ear, reach
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From the first time I met her at the Maryknoll School of Theology in 1988, Mev was concerned not to be a voice for the voiceless poor -- "they can speak for themselves!" -- but to provide a means for their voices to reach our ears. Mev went to the places -- prisons, slums, Amazon jungles -- that we all too quickly consign to the dustbins of anmesia.