Example sentences for: overhearing

How can you use “overhearing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • "I hit on this explanation while reluctantly overhearing the inane chatter of a man describing, into a hand-held mouthpiece, in excruciating detail, a friggin' haircut!

  • Al D'Amato's says that when a donor called, the New Yorker used to try to stretch the phone cord into the bathroom like a teen-ager trying to keep his parents from overhearing his conversation.

  • 2) They are overhearing a bunch of pre-teen boys playing with action figures.

  • Overhearing the audience's indulgent titters, Crews would have found it pathetic, but Crews would have been wrong.

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