ear-splitting Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"ear-splitting" in British English

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ear-splittingadjective

uk   /ˈɪəˌsplɪt.ɪn/  us   /ˈɪrˌsplɪt̬-/ (also ear-piercing)
An ear-splitting ​sound is so ​loud or high that it ​hurtsyourears: an ear-splitting ​explosion ear-piercing ​screams
(Definition of ear-splitting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ear-splitting" in American English

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ear-splittingadjective

extremelyloud
(Definition of ear-splitting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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