Earreach Ear"reach`, n. Earshot. --Marston. [1913 Webster]

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  • earreach — /ear reech /, n. earshot. [1635 45; EAR1 + REACH] * * * …   Universalium

  • earreach — noun the range within which a voice can be heard the children were told to stay within earshot • Syn: ↑earshot, ↑hearing • Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑reach * * * noun see earshot …   Useful english dictionary

  • earshot — /ear shot /, n. the range or distance within which a sound, voice, etc., can be heard. Also called earreach. [1600 10; EAR1 + SHOT1] * * * …   Universalium

  • ace — Synonyms and related words: A per se, I, air force, amigo, associate, atom, beaut, bedfellow, bedmate, best bower, bit, bomber pilot, bosom buddy, boss, bower, bowshot, brief span, buddy, bunkie, bunkmate, butty, camarade, cards, chamberfellow,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bit — Synonyms and related words: ALGOL, COBOL, EDP, FORTRAN, a breath, a continental, a curse, a damn, a darn, a hoot, ace, act, actor, aculeus, acumination, afterpiece, allotment, allowance, alphabetic data, alphanumeric code, anchor watch, angular… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • crack — Synonyms and related words: Daedalian, Parthian shot, above par, abrade, abrasion, abysm, abyss, account for, ace, address, adept, adroit, allegation, allegorize, alligator, answer, aperture, aphorism, apostrophe, apothegm, approach, apt, arroyo …   Moby Thesaurus

  • earshot — Synonyms and related words: ace, auditory range, bit, bowshot, brief span, carrying distance, close quarters, close range, crack, earreach, gunshot, hair, hair space, hairbreadth, hairsbreadth, hearing, inch, little, little ways, pistol shot,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gunshot — Synonyms and related words: ace, bang, bark, bit, blast, bowshot, brief span, bullet, burst, cannon, close quarters, close range, crack, detonation, discharge, earreach, earshot, ejection, explosion, fulmination, fusillade, gun, gunfire, hair,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hair — Synonyms and related words: a continental, a curse, a damn, a darn, a hoot, ace, animal fiber, artificial fiber, atom, bagatelle, bauble, bean, bibelot, bit, bowshot, braids, brass farthing, brief span, bristle, button, cambric tea, capillament,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hairbreadth — Synonyms and related words: ace, bit, bowshot, brief span, close quarters, close range, closeness, confinement, crack, crowdedness, earreach, earshot, gunshot, hair, hair space, hairsbreadth, incapaciousness, inch, incommodiousness, limitation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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