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Oh, yes, the neighbors certainly got an earful, as the town gossips proved when the divorce suit seeped into the papers.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
Out thar, Jode won't be hangin' around, shufflin' the dishes en tryin' to get an earful.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
Go ahead an' spit 'er out—an' believe me, it'll be an earful!
I am with you if you will but give me half an earful of your plans.
But, believe me, Don, I gave him an earful when we got ashore that night.
THE VIKING BLOODFREDERICK WILLIAM WALLACE
I can give Mr. Silverton an earful about that workman of his!
DAN CARTER CUB SCOUTMILDRED A. WIRT
Get an earful of what I'm going to tell you now, and don't ask any questions—just obey!
CAPPY RICKS RETIRESPETER B. KYNE
She'll be more than tickled—she'll want to hunt up somebody around here with three brain cells working and give 'em an earful.
THE GALAXY PRIMESEDWARD ELMER SMITH
Used to feed me an earful about what a great gunner he was, and what thrillin' times he had at the old shack.
TORCHY AND VEESEWELL FORD
Then well get the Inca to put on the headphone and give him an earful from the battlement.

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