There are 2 main translations of ear in Italian:

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ear 1

British English: /ɪə/
American English: /ɪr/

noun

Idioms

he is wet behind the ears

ha ancora il latte alla bocca

it has come to my ears that …

mi è giunto all'orecchio che …

about o around one's ears

tutto intorno a sé

my ears are burning

to be all ears

[informal]
essere tutto orecchi

to be on one's ear

[informal] (Irish English) (drunk)
essere sbronzo

to bend somebody's ear

importunare qualcuno con troppe chiacchiere

to be out on one's ear

[informal] (from job)
essere licenziato su due piedi o messo alla porta
(from home)
essere cacciato o mandato via

to be up to one's ears in debt, work

essere indebitato, pieno di lavoro fin sopra ai capelli o fino al collo

to get a thick ear

[informal]
prendersi uno schiaffone

to give somebody a thick ear

[informal]
dare uno schiaffone a qualcuno

to have a word in somebody's ear

dire una parola all'orecchio di qualcuno

to close o shut one's ear(s) to something, somebody

tapparsi le orecchie per non sentire qualcosa, qualcuno o non voler sentire qualcosa, qualcuno

to go in one ear and out the other

to have o keep one's ear to the ground

stare all'erta

to have the ear of somebody

avere ascolto presso qualcuno

I'll keep my ears open

terrò le orecchie bene aperte

to lend o give a sympathetic ear to somebody

porgere orecchio benigno a qualcuno

to listen with (only) half an ear

ascoltare con un orecchio solo o distrattamente

to play it, something by ear

[figurative]

to set o put somebody on his, her ear

(American English) [informal]
fare arrabbiare qualcuno

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There are 2 main translations of ear in Italian:

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ear 2
British English: /ɪə/
American English: /ɪr/

noun

(Botany)

intransitive verb

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