ear shell

noun

Definition of ear shell

First Known Use of ear shell

1688, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about ear shell

Time Traveler for ear shell

Time Traveler

The first known use of ear shell was in 1688

See more words from the same year

Statistics for ear shell

Cite this Entry

“Ear shell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ear%20shell. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on ear shell

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with ear shell

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about ear shell

Comments on ear shell

What made you want to look up ear shell? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words for Summer: A Quiz

  • a closeup of a sunflower
  • Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!