Associations to the word «Earful»

Wiktionary

EARFUL, noun. (informal) a reprimand, castigation or telling off
EARFUL, noun. (informal) intimate gossip

Dictionary definition

EARFUL, noun. An outpouring of gossip.
EARFUL, noun. A severe scolding.

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke