(adjective, verb)


1. worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down

- a somewhat dog-eared duke...a bit run down

- an old book with dog-eared pages

Similar word(s): worn

2. having ears (or appendages resembling ears) or having ears of a specified kind; often used in combination

Similar word(s): auriculate, auriculated

Sentences with eared as an adjective:

- He was a large-eared man.


1. simple past tense and past participle of ear