3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Ear \Ear\ ([=e]r), verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Eared} ([=e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Earing}.] To take in with the ears; to hear. [Sportive] "I eared her language." --Two Noble Kinsmen.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Eared \Eared\, adjective

1. Having (such or so many) ears; -- used in composition; as, long-eared-eared; sharp-eared; full-eared; ten-eared.

2. (Zo["o]l.) Having external ears; having tufts of feathers resembling ears.

{Eared owl} (Zo["o]l.), an owl having earlike tufts of feathers, as the {long-eared owl}, and {short-eared owl}.

{Eared seal} (Zo["o]l.), any seal of the family {Otariid[ae]}, including the fur seals and hair seals. See {Seal}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down; "a somewhat dog-eared duke...a bit run down"-Clifton Fadiman; "an old book with dog-eared pages" [syn: {dog-eared}, {eared}]

2: having ears (or appendages resembling ears) or having ears of a specified kind; often used in combination [ant: {earless}]

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