: a range animal lacking an earmark

Word History

First Known Use

1914, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of slick-ear was in 1914

Dictionary Entries Near slick-ear

Cite this Entry

“Slick-ear.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!