ear banger

noun

Definition of ear banger

slang
: a person who is overanxious to please his superiors or seniors

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History and Etymology for ear banger

so called from the practice of talking as much as possible to someone who is influential or has rewards at his disposal

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“Ear banger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ear%20banger. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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