unable to hear anything or unable to hear very well
not willing to listen or pay attentions to sth
"many of the deaf use sign language"
"deaf to her warnings"
"a deafening noise"
Lady Suffolk is a little deaf.
出自： Sir W. Scott
He was to be stone deaf in the left ear for life.
出自： E. Longford
Have its deaf waves not heard my agony?
Young people sometimes seem to turn a deaf ear to the words of their anxious parents.