Definition of 'ear-splitting'
Example sentences containing 'ear-splitting'
Mixed into the ear-splitting crack of high explosive they now heard the softer `phut" of gas shells.DARE CALL IT TREASON (2003)
I was about to look at the next one when the little telephone in my pocket rang with what seemed like an ear-splitting shriek.A CONVICTION OF GUILT (2003) SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
Definition of ear-splitting from the Collins English Dictionary
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