Simple Definition of earplug
: a piece of soft material that you put in your ear to keep out water, noise, etc.
Full Definition of earplug
1 : an ornament inserted in the lobe of the ear especially to distend it
2 : a device of pliable material for insertion into the outer opening of the ear (as to keep out water or deaden sound)
First Known Use of earplug
Rhymes with earplug
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Medical Definition of earplug
: a device of pliable material for insertion into the outer opening of the ear (as to keep out water or deaden sound)
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