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Definition of 'earphone'

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Example sentences containing 'earphone'

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The earphones claim to use the same technology built into many fitness bands. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They pounced as the victim strolled with his earphones plugged in. The Sun (2016)We would be given special earphones to wear throughout. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But there is a much more general point about the absurdity of wearing earphones when cycling. Times, Sunday Times (2007)These bargain earphones listen out for and attempt to cancel outside noise. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These wireless earphones aim to improve the experience of listening to your portable music player with no strings attached. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He didn't hear the police challenge him because he was wearing earphones. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I would wear earphones because we were sharing a dressing room. The Sun (2010)Leave mobiles alone and don't use earphones unless you're on a bike in the gym. The Sun (2014)

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Used Rarely. earphone is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'earphone'

British English: earphone NOUN
Earphones are a small piece of equipment which you wear over or inside your ears so that you can listen to music or talking without anyone else hearing.
  • American English: earphone
  • Brazilian Portuguese: fone de ouvido
  • Chinese: 耳机
  • European Spanish: auricular
  • French: écouteur
  • German: Ohrhörer
  • Italian: cuffia
  • Japanese: イヤホン
  • Korean: 이어폰
  • European Portuguese: fone de ouvido
  • Latin American Spanish: auricular

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Definition of earphone from the Collins English Dictionary
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