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earsplitting

[eer-split-ing]
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  1. ear-piercing: an earsplitting explosion.
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Origin of earsplitting

First recorded in 1880–85; ear1 + splitting
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Related Words for earsplitting

ringing, blaring, piercing, deafening, thunderous, shrill, noisy, penetrating, strident

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