hear a pin drop

Hear a pin drop
If there is complete silence in a room, you can hear a pin drop.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • hear a pin drop — {v. phr.} Absolute silence. * /It s so quiet in the room you could hear a pin drop./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hear\ a\ pin\ drop — v. phr. Absolute silence. It s so quiet in the room you could hear a pin drop …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hear a pin drop —    If there is complete silence in a room, you can hear a pin drop.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Hear a pin drop —   If there is complete silence in a room, you can hear a pin drop …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • hear a pin drop — used to describe absolute silence …   Useful english dictionary

  • you could hear a pin drop — mainly spoken phrase used for emphasizing how quiet a place is when no one is talking As the audience waited for him to speak, you could have heard a pin drop. Thesaurus: silent and silencesynonym describing loud and noisy soundssynonym… …   Useful english dictionary

  • you could hear a pin drop — (you) could hear a pin drop to be extremely quiet. The new sound proof lab is so well designed, you can hear a pin drop. You could have heard a pin drop for a full minute after every song and then the audience would clap wildly …   New idioms dictionary

  • could hear a pin drop — (you) could hear a pin drop to be extremely quiet. The new sound proof lab is so well designed, you can hear a pin drop. You could have heard a pin drop for a full minute after every song and then the audience would clap wildly …   New idioms dictionary

  • so quiet you can hear a pin drop — very quiet, very still    The teacher said, Class, try to be so quiet you can hear a pin drop …   English idioms

  • you could hear a pin drop — mainly spoken used for emphasizing how quiet a place is when no one is talking As the audience waited for him to speak, you could have heard a pin drop …   English dictionary

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