ear candy

 Flattery. Compliments designed for a specific audience.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • Ear Candy — can refer to: *Ear Candy (King s X album), album by King s X *Ear Candy (Ray Stevens album), album by Ray Stevens *Ear Candy (Helen Reddy album), 1977 album by Helen ReddyThe name is a play on the phrase eye candy …   Wikipedia

  • ear candy — n. soft and pleasant popular music; music that is sweet to the ear. □ I find that kind of ear candy more annoying than heavy metal. □ People joke about it, but ear candy is restful …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • ear candy — music that is pleasant, beautiful music    The theme music in the movie Out of Africa is ear candy …   English idioms

  • ear candy — ear′ can dy n. mad sts sl. pleasant, melodic pop music • Etymology: 1980–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • ear candy — noun Date: 1977 music that is pleasing to listen to but lacks depth …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ear candy — Slang. pleasant, melodic pop music. [1980 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • ear candy — noun light popular music that has an instant appeal but no lasting impact or significance …   Wiktionary

  • ear candy — noun informal light popular music that is pleasant and entertaining but intellectually undemanding …   English new terms dictionary

  • ear candy — HR pleasant but meaningless noise or talk (slang) …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • ear candy — noun : music that is pleasing to listen to but lacks depth * * * noun [noncount] US informal : music that is pleasing to listen to but is not serious or interesting …   Useful english dictionary

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