What does the word earring mean?

Usage examples for earring

  1. Where was it she lost her earring? – Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington
  2. One of these ears is a woman's, small, finely formed, and pierced for an earring. – The Adventure of the Cardboard Box by Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. This earring, he said, is perhaps the gem of the whole collection. – Two Little Women on a Holiday by Carolyn Wells