Definition of earmuffs in English:

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earmuffs

Pronunciation: /ˈɪəmʌfs/

plural noun

A pair of soft fabric coverings, connected by a band across the top of the head, that are worn over the ears to protect them from cold or noise.
Example sentences
  • However, when exposure is unavoidable, use earplugs or earmuffs to protect your ears from most common noise sources.
  • Gordon said for headgear the team members will probably wear headbands, earmuffs and caps in the place of traditional nassait.
  • Each of the girls, as well as Ethan, wore their thickest coats and warmest mittens, as well as scarves and hats and earmuffs.

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