Eavesdrop

Noun

  • A concealed aperture through which an occupant of a building can surreptitiously listen to people talking at an entrance to the building
  • The space around a house on which such water drips
  • The dripping of rain from the eaves of a house
  • The act of intentionally hearing a conversation not intended to be heard

Verb

  • ‚ÄčTo hear a conversation one is not intended to hear; to listen in.

    "I hope nobody was eavesdropping on our conversation last night, since it got so personal."

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