dog-eared

From Wiktionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Adjective[change]

Positive
dog-eared

Comparative
more dog-eared

Superlative
most dog-eared

A dog-eared page in a book
  1. (metaphorical) A dog-eared book has been read a lot, making the pages bent like the ears of a dog.
    After being opened and closed so many times, this book got all its pages dog-eared.

Verb[change]

Plain form
dog-ear

Third-person singular
dog-ears

Past tense
dog-eared

Past participle
dog-eared

Present participle
dog-earing

  1. The past tense and past participle of dog-ear.

Related words[change]