Definition of someone's tongue is hanging out in English:

someone's tongue is hanging out

phrase

  • Someone is very eager for something.

    ‘I'm going to have a whisky—my tongue's hanging out’
    • ‘After seeing some of the sets, my tongue is hanging out and I am drooling on the keyboard.’
    • ‘I haven't got very far into the book but my tongue is hanging out to learn more about the political scene on Jersey.’
    • ‘My tongue is hanging out looking at these lovely dishes.’
    • ‘I'm waiting on a cheque, my tongue is hanging out for this cheque and the list of things to spend it on is getting longer.’
    • ‘We have returned as often as possible and my tongue is hanging out right now.’
    • ‘There are so many delicious treats that my tongue is hanging out.’