Thesaurus / ear trumpet
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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There at the corner, ear trumpet adjusted, and spectacles glistening, stood Debby Beasley.

Cy Whittaker's PlaceJoseph C. Lincoln

"It's too bad Mr. Schwartz forgot his ear trumpet," Bunch said quickly, and Ikey was wise to the tip in a minute.

The ear trumpet is an illustration of a sound-collecting device, the waves being brought together by reflection.

Thus an ear trumpet (Fig. 320), uses the principle of reflection and concentration of sound.

PhysicsWillis Eugene Tower

He stood looking at me, not knowing whether to be afraid or not, and turning one ear trumpet and then the other.

A-Birding on a BroncoFlorence A. Merriam

The ear trumpet was resurrected from the interior of the vehicle.

Cy Whittaker's PlaceJoseph C. Lincoln

The batter stood at his post, with an ear trumpet at his ear, and a wash-bord in his two hands holdin' onto the handles.

Mr. Bangs's answer was in the form of delicate sarcasm, bellowed into the ear trumpet.

Cy Whittaker's PlaceJoseph C. Lincoln

Uncle Bertrand, who is rather deaf, has made an ear trumpet of his hand and drawn his chair up.

His solicitor, Mr. John Lawless, announced the fact to him through his ear trumpet.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.