Associations to the word «Earful»
EARFUL, noun. (informal) a reprimand, castigation or telling off
EARFUL, noun. (informal) intimate gossip
EARFUL, noun. An outpouring of gossip.
EARFUL, noun. A severe scolding.
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.