(noun, adjective)


1. of or relating to near the ear

Similar word(s): otic

2. relating to or perceived by or shaped like the organ of hearing

- my apprehension of words is auricular; I must hear what I read

- an auricular confession

- an auricular appendage

3. pertaining to an auricle of the heart

- auricular fibrillation

Sentences with auricular as an adjective:

- The auricular nerves were damaged.

- auricular confession to the priest

- auricular evidence


1. The little finger.