ear clip

noun

Definition of ear clip

: an earring with a clip fastener

Examples of ear clip in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The guests giddied into the night no doubt writing fantasy Christmas lists: a playful pair of ear clips made of amethyst, Ceylon sapphire, and diamonds by JAR or a mighty Cartier emerald-and-diamond necklace? Vogue, "Princess Elisabeth von Thurn und Taxis Hosted a Dinner to Celebrate Her Curation of Sotheby’s Jewelry Auction Last Night in London," 18 Oct. 2019 The over-ear clip makes them stable and comfortable, and the W1 chip makes pairing a breeze. Adrienne So, WIRED, "The Best Wireless Workout Headphones," 11 July 2018

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First Known Use of ear clip

1940, in the meaning defined above

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“Ear clip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ear%20clip. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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