headset
noun Date: 1921 1. an attachment for holding an earphone and transmitter at one's head 2. a pair of headphones

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  • Headset — Eine Tele …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Headset — may refer to:*Headphones (earphones), this refers to a set of headphones including a microphone attachment *Headset (telephone/computer) *Headset (bicycle part) *Headset (band), an electronic / hip hop group …   Wikipedia

  • headset — UK US /ˈhedset/ noun [C] IT ► a piece of equipment worn on the head that allows someone to hear sound when using a phone, music, or computer system. Headsets sometimes have a microphone (= a part you speak into): »a Bluetooth/wireless/hands free… …   Financial and business terms

  • headset — ► NOUN ▪ a set of headphones with a microphone attached …   English terms dictionary

  • headset — [hed′set΄] n. a headphone, often with a small microphone attached for two way communication …   English World dictionary

  • headset — [[t]he̱dset[/t]] headsets 1) N COUNT A headset is a small pair of headphones that you can use for listening to a radio or recorded music, or for using a telephone. 2) N COUNT A headset is a piece of equipment that you wear on your head so you can …   English dictionary

  • headset — noun Headset is used before these nouns: ↑microphone Headset is used after these nouns: ↑microphone, ↑telephone …   Collocations dictionary

  • headset — n someone s attitude, way of thinking. This version of the colloquial mindset , punning on headset as, e.g., a virtual reality helmet, is heard in British cam pus slang. It may have originated in the jargon of psychotherapy. ► If you want to… …   Contemporary slang

  • headset — UK [ˈhedˌset] / US noun [countable] Word forms headset : singular headset plural headsets a piece of equipment that you wear over your ears with a part you can speak into, connected to a telephone or radio …   English dictionary

  • headset — s ( et, headset) hörlur och mikrofon i ett , telefon med headset …   Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • Headset — Sprechgarnitur; Sprechgeschirr * * * Head|set 〈[ hɛ̣dsɛt] n. 15〉 Kabel mit integriertem Mikrofon u. Kopfhörer, das in (Mobil )Telefone eingestöpselt wird, um ein freies Telefonieren zu ermöglichen [engl., „Kopfhörer“] * * * Head|set [ hɛd… ],… …   Universal-Lexikon

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