Earring - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɪrɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word earring
Brit.  |ˈɪərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word earring

noun

- jewelry to ornament the ear; usually clipped to the earlobe or fastened through a hole in the lobe

Examples

She was wearing a pair of beautiful diamond earrings.

She somehow managed to find her earring in the sand.

She bent down to retrieve her earring.

Word forms

noun
singular: earring
plural: earrings
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