A stinging rebuke or rebuff.
If he bothers me again, I'll send him home with a flea in his ear.
Find a translation for the flea in one's ear phrase in other languages:
Select another language:
Some more phrases from our dictionary similiar to flea in one's ear
Discuss this flea in one's ear phrase with the community:
Use the citation below to add this flea in one's ear definition to your bibliography:
"flea in one's ear." Phrases.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 21 Oct. 2017. <http://www.phrases.net/phrase/flea-in-one%27s-ear_3651>.