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deaf

partially or totally unable to hear
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But her local Labour representative Sean Sherlock said yesterday: "It seems to me that her case is still falling on deaf ears.
People have got to be aware that they need to be more responsible." But messages like Peterson's seem to be falling on deaf ears. Even the messenger ignores the warning.
We have politely asked people to stop, but our pleas seem to be falling on deaf ears."