Earphone - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɪrˌfoʊn|  American pronunciation of the word earphone
Brit.  |ˈɪəfəʊn|  British pronunciation of the word earphone

noun

- electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into sounds; it is held over or inserted into the ear(syn: earpiece, headphone, phone)

it was not the typing but the earphones that she disliked

Examples

it was not the typing but the earphones that she disliked

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