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synonyms for earful

  • buzz
  • chatter
  • chitchat
  • conversation
  • hearsay
  • news
  • scandal
  • slander
  • tale
  • account
  • babble
  • blather
  • blether
  • calumny
  • chronicle
  • clothesline
  • cry
  • defamation
  • grapevine
  • injury
  • meddling
  • prate
  • prattle
  • report
  • scuttlebutt
  • story
  • talk
  • wire
  • back-fence talk
  • dirty laundry
  • dirty linen
  • dirty wash
  • idle talk
  • malicious talk
  • small talk
  • whispering campaign
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      How to use earful in a sentence

      There, he got an earful from farmers about how—in order to stay in business—they need water.
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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!
      CONNIE MORGAN IN THE LUMBER CAMPSJAMES B. HENDRYX
      I am with you if you will but give me half an earful of your plans.
      IN SEARCH OF MADEMOISELLEGEORGE GIBBS
      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.
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