earshot vs hearing what difference

what is difference between earshot and hearing

English

Etymology

ear +‎ shot

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɪəˌʃɒt/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɪɹˌʃɑt/

Noun

earshot (usually uncountable, plural earshots)

  1. A distance from which sound is still audible.

Usage notes

Usually used in the phrases in/within earshot and out of earshot.

Translations

Anagrams

  • asthore, haroset, soareth, toshear


English

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈhɪɹ.ɪŋ/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈhɪəɹ.ɪŋ/, /ˈhɪːɹ.ɪŋ/
  • (Scotland) IPA(key): /ˈhiːɹ.ɪŋ/
  • Rhymes: -ɪərɪŋ

Adjective

hearing (comparative more hearing, superlative most hearing)

  1. Able to hear.
    Deaf people often must deal with hearing people.

Antonyms

  • deaf
  • nonhearing

Translations

Noun

hearing (countable and uncountable, plural hearings)

  1. (uncountable) The sense used to perceive sound.
  2. (countable) The act by which something is heard.
  3. (uncountable) A proceeding at which discussions are heard.
  4. (countable, law) A legal procedure done before a judge, without a jury, as with an evidentiary hearing.
  5. (informal, dated) A scolding.

Derived terms

  • hard of hearing
  • hearing aid
  • hearing-impaired
  • in hearing
  • preliminary hearing

Translations

Verb

hearing

  1. present participle of hear

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