Definitions for earshotˈɪərˌʃɒt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. the range or distance within which a sound, voice, etc., can be heard.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. earshot, earreach, hearing(noun)

    the range within which a voice can be heard

    "the children were told to stay within earshot"


  1. earshot(Noun)

    A distance from which sound is still audible

    I'll row out on the lake but stay within earshot.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Earshot(noun)

    reach of the ear; distance at which words may be heard


  1. Earshot

    Earshot is a hard rock/alternative metal band from Los Angeles, California. The band has released three albums: Letting Go, Two, and most recently, The Silver Lining on August 26, 2008. They have been on a hiatus since late October 2012.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the distance at which sound can be heard

He did not hear her last remark as he was out of earshot.

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