How Do You Spell EARRINGS?

Correct spelling for the English word "earrings" is [ˈiə_ɹ_ɪ_ŋ_z], [ˈi͡əɹɪŋz], [ˈi‍əɹɪŋz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of EARRINGS

  1. rings properly for the ear ( Genesis 35:4 ; Numbers 31:50 ; Ezekiel 16:12 ). In Genesis 24:47 the word means a nose-jewel, and is so rendered in the Revised Version. In Isaiah 3:20 the Authorized Version has "ear-rings," and the Revised Version "amulets," which more correctly represents the original word (lehashim), which means incantations; charms, thus remedies against enchantment, worn either suspended from the neck or in the ears of females. Ear-rings were ornaments used by both sexes ( Exodus 32:2 ).

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Common Misspellings for EARRINGS

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Usage Examples for EARRINGS

  1. " Perhaps the Professor was mistaken about the girl, and the silk dress and the gold earrings," suggested Padre Francesco, turning his eyes away. - "Whosoever Shall Offend" by F. Marion Crawford
  2. " I never saw a man wearing earrings before," said Vi soberly. - "Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's" by Laura Lee Hope
  3. It was Madame whom he addressed more directly- Madame with the jet black hair and golden earrings, the pale cheeks and scarlet lips. - "A Maker of History" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. Harriet Kennedy would have dressed her in jade green to match her eyes, and with long jade earrings, and made her a fashion. - "K" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. At last, however, we swung alongside, and were met and saluted as we stepped aboard by the mate, Mr. Arrow, a brown old sailor, with earrings in his ears and a squint. - "Treasure Island" by Robert Louis Stevenson