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
Sentences with eared as an adjective:
- He was a large-eared man.
1. simple past tense and past participle of ear