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dog–eared

adjective \ˈdg-ˌird\

: having some pages with the top corners folded down

Full Definition of DOG-EARED

1
:  having dog-ears <a dog–eared book>
2
:  shabby, timeworn <a dog–eared resort> <dog–eared myths>

First Known Use of DOG-EARED

circa 1800
DOG-EARED Defined for Kids

dog–eared

adjective \ˈdg-ˌird\

Definition of DOG-EARED for Kids

:  having a lot of pages with corners turned over <a dog-eared book>

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