earbud

noun ear·bud \ ˈir-ˌbəd \
|Updated on: 12 Aug 2018

Definition of earbud

: a small earphone inserted into the ear

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First Known Use of earbud

1984

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EARBUD Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of earbud for English Language Learners

  • : a small earphone that you insert into your ear



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