Pronunciation of Earshot
/ˈi͡əʃɒt/, /ˈiəʃɒt/, /ˈiə_ʃ_ɒ_t/
Synonyms for earshot:
Other synonyms and related words:
auditory modality, sound, listening, audience, hearing, sense of hearing, auditory sense, audition.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for earshot:
- " Well, Mr. Stanton," the inspector went on, lowering his voice, though there was nobody within earshot, " in the wood ashes was found what looks like a most important clue. - "The House by the Lock", C. N. Williamson.
- As I saw them, somewhat beyond earshot, they and their disciples formed a spectacle which was always interesting, and, so far as the human desire for information is affecting, was also affecting. - "Roman Holidays and Others", W. D. Howells.
- He strode forward, and, taking her horse by the bridle, led it a little way apart, and as soon as they were out of earshot fell into an eager conversation with its rider. - "The Lady Of Blossholme", H. Rider Haggard.