Definition of earflap in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈirflap/


A flap of material on a hat or cap, covering the ear.
Example sentences
  • The fur hats are either in the Russian style with ear flaps or a beanie shape.
  • But as many as 60,000 were expected to be left to sleep in the open, and the Ministry of Food proposed stocks of knee-length boots, heavy overcoats, hats with ear flaps and gloves for them.
  • Jayne opens a mail package from his mother that contains a wool cap with ear flaps and a pom-pom.

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Syllabification: ear·flap

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