whisper sweet nothings in (one's) ear

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whisper sweet nothings in (one's) ear

To murmur words of affection to someone in a flirtatious manner. These words may be genuine or less serious. My ex-boyfriend used to whisper sweet nothings in my ear and then sneak out with his mistress later!
See also: ear, nothing, sweet, whisper
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St Trinians star Tallulah Riley whispered sweet nothings in his ear all night.
Cindy, escorted by his fellow best-men dolphins, swam over to Tendler and she hugged him, whispered sweet nothings in his ear, and kissed him in front of the cheering crowd.
Clearly unimpressed, Heidi pulled funny faces at her pals as he whispered sweet nothings in his ear.
She cupped his face in her hands and whispered sweet nothings in his ear as they took coffee on the Sydney beachfront.