Definition of Lop-eared

1. Adjective. Having bent or drooping ears. "A lop-eared hound"

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Definition of Lop-eared

1. Adjective. Having ears that sag or bend. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lop-eared

loosish
loot
lootable
looted
looten
looter
looters
looting
lootings
loots
loover
loovers
looves
lop
lop-eared (current term)
lop off
loparite
loparites
lope
lopeared
loped
lopeman
lopemen
loper
loperamide
loperamide hydrochloride
lopers
lopes
lopezite

Literary usage of Lop-eared

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1. The Cultivator by New York State Agricultural Society (1850)
"FANCY lop-eared RABBITS. Breeding and Management of the> Rabbit. The domestic rabbit, in all its varieties, has always been, and still is, a great favorite ..."

2. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood, John Christopher Atkinson (1872)
"lop-eared, lap-, lopper-, lave-, ... lop-eared. The form louch-eared may be compared with Bav. latschen, lotschen, ..."

3. General Biology: A Book of Outlines and Practical Studies for the General by James George Needham (1910)
"By continuing this process of back-crossing with the lop-eared stock, and selecting the albino offspring obtained, the lop-eared character may be steadily ..."

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