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earshot

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noun ear·shot \ˈir-ˌshät\

Simple Definition of earshot

  • : the distance within which someone's voice can be heard

Full Definition of earshot

  1. :  the range within which one may hear a person's unaided voice <waited until he was out of earshot>

Examples of earshot

  1. They were within earshot of each other.

  2. <babysitters should remain within earshot of young children>



1607

First Known Use of earshot

1607



EARSHOT Defined for Kids

earshot

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noun ear·shot \ˈir-ˌshät\

Definition of earshot

  1. :  the range within which a person's voice can be heard





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