deaf-aid

noun
\ ˈdef-ˌād How to pronounce deaf-aid (audio) \
plural deaf-aids

Definition of deaf-aid

British, offensive

First Known Use of deaf-aid

1934, in the meaning defined above

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deaf adder

deaf-aid

deaf and dumb

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“Deaf-aid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deaf-aid. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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