Earsplitting - definition

adjective

- loud enough to cause (temporary) hearing loss (syn: deafening, thunderous, thundery)

Examples

The train's whistle made an earsplitting noise.

...the earsplitting noise coming from the jackhammers at the construction site...

...the earsplitting ebullition of the fans following the from-the-jaws-of-defeat victory...

...even in a crowded auditorium you wouldn't have trouble picking out his earsplitting horselaugh...

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