cloth-eared

cloth-eared

adj
1. deaf
2. insensitive
Translations

cloth-eared

[ˈklɒθɪəd] ADJsordo como una tapia

cloth-eared

[ˌklɒθˈɪəd] adj (fam) → sordo/a
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Well, I guess, now that he is three years off his 80th birthday word has finally got around even the most cloth-eared of women.
The reason English devolution has never worked is that no one has any interest in the wholly artificial local authorities that cloth-eared politicians have proposed" Historian Tom Holland "You lost the argument, you lost the referendum, you have lost office and you have lost the plot "Labour's Alistair Darling, who headed the Better Together campaign, takes a comprehensive swipe at Alex Salmond "I don't like humans.
CAMPAIGNERS for the Coventry Sport Centre and a 50m metre swimming pool seem to have reached an impasse with a cloth-eared city council but should remember this is not the rst occasion its demolition has been muted.
Let the voters decide who represents them, not Clegg's cloth-eared bureaucrats.
The result, for once, is a British film where the swearing isn't a bolted-on means of trying to appeal to the cloth-eared.
Hopefully, she'll also spill the beans on whatever this big twist is that we've been promised and explain how producers managed to replace Cheryl Cole with a cloth-eared robot, programmed to do Sony BMG's bidding.
Perhaps in the cosy cloth-eared corridors of corporate development, news has not yet filtered through of 1,000 possible town hall job cuts to help fill a budget hole of pounds 11m?
You two know that you are not lazy, selfish, ignorant, cloth-eared, off-your-rockers or even duh-uh.
Sherwood said he hoped the sight would not haunt Suzi and our cloth-eared gal replied: "Did you just ask me if it made me horny?
But Mr Simpson warned that: "If the cloth-eared Tories had their way there would be no stimulus for the economy, in fact there would be cut backs.
Cloth-eared Ronald Reagan even used his mega-hit Born In The USA tune on the re-election trail in 1984, having misinterpreted what was a stinging indictment of the way Vietnamveterans had been disenfranchised by their home country for a choice bit of breast-beating patriotism.
Die 'Werk are not everybody's cup of tea - to lovers of melody, a mesmerising monotony of Teutonic technophilia; to cloth-eared oafs, a dog-bothering bombardment of quacks and clicks - but rather wonderfully, and befitting a band that tours with nothing more than four laptops and a plug adapter, Kraftwerk have made their entire recorded output available for you to enjoy free, at kraftwerk.