noun, plural ear·fuls.
Examples from the Web for earful
Best not to ask GOP fundraising legend Georgette Mosbacher about the state of her beloved party unless you want an earful.
Now that he is back we may get an earful from the Egyptian doctor as he catches up on the world since the new year.
Maybe Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, or even President Obama, want to give you an earful.
Then well get the Inca to put on the headphone and give him an earful from the battlement.The Radio Boys' Search for the Inca's Treasure|Gerald Breckenridge
I can give Mr. Silverton an earful about that workman of his!Dan Carter Cub Scout|Mildred A. Wirt
Dat peter-boy we meets at Quincy slips me an earful about him.The Mucker|Edgar Rice Burroughs
I sure was gettin' an earful of this golf stuff, but I was still awake.Torchy As A Pa|Sewell Ford
With the help of Vee's set of books and a little promptin' from her I gives him an earful.Torchy and Vee|Sewell Ford