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earring (ˈɪəˌrɪŋ Pronunciation for earring



  1. an ornament for the ear, usually clipped onto the lobe or fastened through a hole pierced in the lobe

Translations for 'earring'

  • British English: earringPronunciation for earring Earrings are pieces of jewellery which you attach to your ears....a pair of diamond earrings.ˈɪəˌrɪŋ NOUN
  • Arabic: قُرْطPronunciation for قُرْط
  • Brazilian Portuguese: brincoPronunciation for brinco
  • Chinese: 耳环Pronunciation for 耳环
  • Croatian: naušnicaPronunciation for naušnica
  • Czech: náušnicePronunciation for náušnice
  • Danish: øreringPronunciation for ørering
  • Dutch: oorbelPronunciation for oorbel
  • European Spanish: pendientePronunciation for pendienteoreja
  • Finnish: korvakoruPronunciation for korvakoru
  • French: boucle d’oreillePronunciation for boucle d’oreille
  • German: OhrringPronunciation for Ohrring
  • Greek: σκουλαρίκιPronunciation for σκουλαρίκι
  • Italian: orecchinoPronunciation for orecchino
  • Japanese: イヤリングPronunciation for イヤリング
  • Korean: 귀고리Pronunciation for 귀고리
  • Norwegian: øreringPronunciation for ørering
  • Polish: kolczykPronunciation for kolczyk
  • Portuguese: brincoPronunciation for brinco
  • Romanian: cercel cercei
  • Russian: серьгаPronunciation for серьга
  • Spanish: aretePronunciation for arete
  • Swedish: örhängePronunciation for örhänge
  • Thai: ตุ้มหูPronunciation for ตุ้มหู
  • Turkish: küpePronunciation for küpe
  • Ukrainian: сережка
  • Vietnamese: hoa taiPronunciation for hoa tai

Example Sentences Including 'earring'

Well, she did have green hair and a golden earring through her lower lip.
Anita Anderson SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
Autumn smiled, but knew Harriet hadn't lost an earring.
Lawson, Jonell Roses are for the Rich
It was a style popular with her students, as was the single gold earring that decorated Darren's left ear.
Skelton, Alison Scott An Older Woman


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