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earbud Line breaks: ear¦bud
Pronunciation: /ˈɪəbʌd/

Definition of earbud in English:


(usually earbuds)
A very small headphone, worn inside the ear.
Example sentences
  • I was reading some article the other day about how ‘cool’ people are using regular headphones on the iPods, instead of the white earbuds that come with it.
  • Due to the poor quality of typical PDA microphones and the availability of hands-free earbuds and microphones, this is not a real issue.
  • Corked off from reality by your earbuds and with the potential to carry a record store's worth of music, it's no surprise that you start getting less picky.
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