Synonyms of ear in English:

ear


See definition of ear

noun

1‘Helen had an infection of the ear’

SYNONYMS
organ of hearing
Scottish, Northern English informal lug
informal earhole
British informal lughole, shell-like

2‘he had the ear of President Roosevelt’

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attention, attentiveness, notice, heed, regard, consideration

3‘he has an ear for a good song’

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appreciation, discrimination, perception, musical taste

Phrases

    play it by ear

    ‘he had no special game plan and said he would play it by ear’


    SYNONYMS

    improvise, extemporize, ad lib

    make it up as one goes along, take it as it comes, think on one's feet

    ad libitum

    informal

    busk it, wing it


    SYNONYMS

    improvise, extemporize, rise to the occasion, ad lib

    take it as it comes

    ad libitum

    informal

    busk it, wing it

    all ears

    ‘if you have a suggestion I'm all ears’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    alert, vigilant, wide awake, aware, watchful, attentive, observant, circumspect, wary, chary, heedful, canny

    on one's guard, on one's toes, on the qui vive