Definition of earshot
: the range within which one may hear a person's unaided voice <waited until he was out of earshot>
Examples of earshot in a sentence
They were within earshot of each other.
<babysitters should remain within earshot of young children>
First Known Use of earshot
EARSHOT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of earshot for English Language Learners
: the distance within which someone's voice can be heard
EARSHOT Defined for Kids
Definition of earshot for Students
: the range within which a person's voice can be heard
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