EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EAR-PIERCING
John appeared at an upper window in answer to the ear-piercing call.
An ear-piercing scream, which has never since left my memory followed.
As I was approaching the barracks of the 11th Company I heard some ear-piercing music from there.
And then there is one ear-piercing crack, one blinding flash, and all is over.
There was an ear-piercing clang, and the shield parted down the middle.
In loud, ear-piercing notes they began to sing "Pull for the Shore."
Of course, the proceeding was followed by an ear-piercing scream.
An ear-piercing screech rent the bedlam—and the door fell, half twisting, to lie in the doorway.
He sprang forward, and as he did so a shrill, ear-piercing blast rang out.
It thus corresponds with the rite of ear-piercing among males.