rabbit ears

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  1. an indoor television antenna consisting of two telescoping, swivel-based aerials.

  2. Sports Slang. acute sensitivity to gibes, insults, or sarcasm: Players with rabbit ears are the favorite targets of bench jockeys.

Origin of rabbit ears

First recorded in 1965–70

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