Examples of earful in a Sentence
I got an earful about what a bad job I had done.
He gave me an earful.
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Flyers coach Dave Hakstol gave the refs an earful while the fans howled as the hits were shown on replay.
Elmhurst Unit District 205 Board members got an earful Tuesday about class sizes and possible boundary changes, all while learning focus groups regarding a master plan and potential November referendum are being postponed.
But its implementation days after Trump got an earful about his performance on immigration -- the animating issue of his 2016 campaign -- from conservative commentators at his Florida resort seems a huge coincidence.
Outside the courthouse, Cosby got an earful about that from one protester, Bird Milliken, who was a fixture during the last trial.
Hamilton even pulled assistant coach Charlton Young away from consoling Savoy, then proceeded to give his team an earful.
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Neiko Thorpe got an earful from a woman apparently angry about NFL players kneeling during the national anthem in the 2017 season, even though the former Auburn standout didn't take part in the protests.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was meeting privately Wednesday with students and teachers who survived the shooting, and protesters and critics were expected to give her an earful.
And a legislative fix seems just as unlikely, said state Rep. Joe Sanfelippo (R-New Berlin), who has been getting an earful from residents since their tax bills arrived in December.
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EARFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of earful for English Language Learners
: a lot of angry talk
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