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  1. headphones(Noun)

    A pair of speakers worn over or in the ears so only the wearer can hear the sound.

    Etymology: head + phone

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  1. Headphones

    Headphones are a pair of small loudspeakers that are designed to be held in place close to a user's ears. Headphones either have wires for connection to a signal source such as an audio amplifier, radio, CD player, portable media player or mobile phone, or have a wireless receiver, which is used to pick up signal without using a cable. They are sometimes known as earspeakers or, colloquially, cans. The in-ear versions are also known as earphones or earbuds. In the context of telecommunication, a headset is a combination of headphone and microphone.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of headphones in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of headphones in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of headphones in a Sentence

  1. Neil Cybart:

    One factor that will make it very difficult for other companies, including Amazon and Microsoft, to compete with Apple AirPods is that success in wearables requires ecosystem strength and design and fashion expertise, it's not enough just to sell a pair of wireless headphones -- companies need to sell a selection of wearable tools targeting different parts of the body. Developing wearable devices that people want to wear and be seen wearing is not easy and requires empowering designers.

  2. Brandon Jenkins:

    He said, ‘They’re chasing me, they’re chasing me. Please let me have your bike,’ i could hear him screaming that over my headphones. I told him no, and I cursed at him a few times. I told him to get the hell off my bike.

  3. Maat Morrison:

    I am YOUR biggest fan, I love each one of you because of the support that you took to me. I know that people been saying that I do this for money, but I really don't. I do this for YOU, for your loyalty, for everything you've done, you are doing and you'll do in my life. Music has been my whole life since I was 4 years old, but you turned it into a whole experience of happiness. I know that I am not perfect, and maybe I don't worth it to put on your headphones and listen to this 14-years-old wannabe, full of ego and that brag about almost everything, but it's not about that, it's about you

  4. Lindsay Lohan:

    I love writing. The thing is, with me, when I’m acting, I always have headphones on, because that really helps me get the character that I’m about to play. So, [music] has always played a very strong role in my life, music can make you feel anything.

  5. Tom Carter:

    The ability to put on your virtual reality goggles and not just explore visually and through your headphones, but also touch what you can see, is a really exciting possibility.

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