Listen sympathetically or attentively: the Samaritans lend their ears to those in crisis
More example sentences
- Let her know that you don't necessarily expect her to fix everything for you - you just want her to lend an ear.
- The others in the group generally lend their ears, some slurping steaming hot tea from squat hexagonal glasses.
- But for some semblance of camaraderie, lend an ear to their tales of woe.