ear trumpet definition

  • noun:
    • A horn-shaped product formerly used to direct sound into the ear of a hearing-impaired person.
    • A conical form built to channel noise into the apex, which was placed in the ear, to act as a hearing aid.
    • an instrument to assist in hearing. It consists of a tube diverse in the outer end, and narrowing to a slender extremity which gets in the ear, thus gathering and intensifying noises in order to help the hearing of a partially deaf person.
    • See under Ear.
    • An apparatus for obtaining sound-waves and conveying all of them towards the ear, used chiefly because of the deaf.
    • a conical acoustic product previously used to direct noise on ear of a hearing-impaired individual

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "ear trumpet"
  • Synonym for "ear trumpet"
  • Hypernym for "ear trumpet"
  • Same Context for "ear trumpet"
  • Urban Dictionary for "ear trumpet"
    • whenever you ejaculate into the enthusiasts…
    • View More
89 votes

How would you define ear trumpet?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!