Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Eavesdropping"

The meaning of "Eavesdropping" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does eavesdropping mean?
A: Listening to a conversation between people. Usually you would eavesdrop on a private conversation, or at least one that you are not part of.
Q: What does eavesdropping ?!
in an example please.
thanks. mean?
A: That was a private conversation between Ruth and me. You had no right to listen in like that. No one likes an eavesdropper!

Eavesdropping is intentionally trying to listen to someone else's private conversation.
Q: What does He wasn't above eavesdropping at a dinner where he wasn't invited mean?
A: Very well explained
Q: What does eavesdropping mean?
A: You are secretly listening to a conversation. Example: my brother eavesdropped on my phone calls.

Example sentences using "Eavesdropping"

Q: Please show me example sentences with eavesdropping.
A: I can’t believe you’ve been eavesdropping our conversation, how dare you?
I really need to know if she likes me, eavesdropping never killed anyone, right? At least, I’ll finally know the answer!
Q: Please show me example sentences with eavesdropping.
A: Hello Ibara! Examples would be similar to this "They were eavesdropping on our conversation!" or "Wow, I can't believe you eavesdropped on us!" Eavesdropped isn't commonly used in an English phrase but it is still accepted if used in the right conditions and setting, hope this helped! :)

Translations of "Eavesdropping"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? eavesdropping
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce eavesdropping .
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Q: He was eavesdropping their conversation by putting his ear on the door. does this sound natural?
A: I think most native speakers will consider the fragment "putting his ear on the door" correct; however, I would opt for "placing his ear on the door" as this sounds more eloquent to me. What you have written appears grammatically correct.
Q: We tried to eavesdropping but they talked with small voice so we couldn't. does this sound natural?
A: OK. I understand. Thank you so much 😆
Q: Can you explain "eavesdropping" from the 2 words eaves and drop ?
A: I didn't know where it came fro.either so this was pretty informative :)

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