Green’s Dictionary of Slang

ear hustler n.

[ear hustle v.]

(US black) a gossip, an eavesdropper.

Online Sl. Dict. [Internet] ear-hustler n 1. someone who enjoys listening to and spreading gossip.
[US]Ebonics Primer at [Internet] ear hustler Definition: refers to a person who hangs around and listens too attentively to other peoples’ private conversations, specifically, conversations often criminal or illegal in nature. Example: Pull up you ear-hustling muthafucka!