adjective Date: 14th century having ears especially of a specified kind or number <
a big-eared man
golden-eared corn

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Eared — Eared, a. 1. Having (such or so many) ears; used in composition; as, long eared eared; sharp eared; full eared; ten eared. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) Having external ears; having tufts of feathers resembling ears. [1913 Webster] {Eared owl}… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eared — i(ə)rd adj having ears esp. of a specified kind or number <a big eared man> …   Medical dictionary

  • eared — [ird] adj. 1. having ears 2. having (a specified kind of) ears: used in hyphenated compounds [long eared] …   English World dictionary

  • eared — adjective 1. worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down (Freq. 1) a somewhat dog eared duke...a bit run down Clifton Fadiman an old book with dog eared pages • Syn: ↑dog eared • Similar to: ↑worn 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eared — Ear Ear, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Eared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Earing}.] To take in with the ears; to hear. [Sportive] I eared her language. Two Noble Kinsmen. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eared — /ɪəd/ (say eard) adjective having ears or earlike appendages, as eared owls (having earlike feathers), eared seals (having outer ears as contrasted with those which do not) …   Australian English dictionary

  • eared — adj. having ears, having a certain number or kind of ears (long eared, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • eared — Ⅰ. ear [1] ► NOUN 1) the organ of hearing and balance in humans and other vertebrates. 2) the fleshy external part of this organ. 3) (in other animals) an organ sensitive to sound. 4) an ability to recognize and appreciate music or language. 5)… …   English terms dictionary

  • eared — /eard/, adj. having ears or earlike appendages. [1350 1400; ME ered, OE earede. See EAR1, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • eared — adjective (in combination) Having some specific type of ear …   Wiktionary

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