How to use earsplitting in a sentence
As I stepped into the main building that housed Unit C, an earsplitting siren blared suddenly and a dozen strobes flashed.
An earsplitting crack was followed by a mosquito-like voice singing in the wilderness.
This earsplitting racket continued, he says, without interruption for two days.The Man Who Rocked the Earth | Arthur Train
Above the earsplitting thunder of the eruption he heard shrill cries and raucous shoutings.The Man Who Rocked the Earth | Arthur Train
The automatic radiation safety equipment filled the ship with an earsplitting buzz of warning.Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet | Harold Leland Goodwin
They were halfway out on the reef when the plane leveled out of its dive with an earsplitting whine.Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X | Victor Appleton
British Dictionary definitions for ear-splitting
so loud or shrill as to hurt the ears
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