Idiom:  hear the end of it

Meaning

Idiom:  (ever/never) hear the end of it

  • to have to listen to someone talk about something annoying for a long period of time


Example sentences

  • If I don't remember to put down the toilet seat, my wife never lets me hear the end of it.
  • Please make sure Bob gets seated at the head table or we'll never hear the end of it
  • Two years ago my uncle insulted my mother and I doubt we'll ever hear the end of it.
  • We didn't want to invite my cousin to our wedding but we knew if we didn't we'd never hear the end of it.
  • If Mark gets into Oxford we'll never hear the end of it.
  • My next door neighbor's son is now a circuit court judge and she never lets me hear the end of it.
  • So he made a mistake. If you never let him hear the end of it, you're basically telling him you'll never trust him again.
  • My brother finally beat me at chess and I doubt he'll ever let me hear the end of it.
  • Last night, my roommate drank so much he threw up on his date and we're never going to let him hear the end of it.


Synonyms

  • never/ever hear the last of it


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