Definitions for earplugˈɪərˌplʌg

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ear•plugˈɪərˌplʌg(n.)

  1. a plug of soft, pliable material inserted into the opening of the outer ear, esp. to keep out water or noise.

Origin of earplug:

1900–05

Wiktionary

  1. earplug(Noun)

    A piece of protective clothing that is meant to be inserted in the ear canal to protect the wearer's hearing from loud noises or the intrusion of water

  2. earplug(Verb)

    To fit with earplugs.

Freebase

  1. Earplug

    An earplug is a device that is meant to be inserted in the ear canal to protect the user's ears from loud noises or the intrusion of water, foreign bodies, dust or excessive wind.

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