earbud

[ eer-buhd ]
/ ˈɪərˌbʌd /

noun Usually earbuds.

a small earphone that fits in the ear: the best earbuds for your cell phone.

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Origin of earbud

First recorded in 1980–85; ear1 + bud1
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British Dictionary definitions for earbud

earbud
/ (ˈɪəˌbʌd) /

noun

a small earphone worn in the ear for use with audio devices
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