dog-ear

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dog-ear

(dôg′îr′, dŏg′-)
n.
A turned-down corner of a page in a book.
tr.v. dog-eared, dog-ear·ing, dog-ears
1. To turn down the corner of (the page of a book).
2. To make worn or shabby from overuse.

dog′-eared′ adj.

dog-ear

vb
1. (tr) to fold down the corner of (a page)
2. (Computer Science) computing to bookmark (a website)
n
3. a folded-down corner of a page
4. (Computer Science) computing a bookmark

dog′-ear`

or dog′ear`,



n.
1. a corner of a page folded over like a dog's ear.
v.t.
2. to fold down the corner of (a page in a book).
[1650–60]

dog-ear


Past participle: dog-eared
Gerund: dog-earing

Imperative
dog-ear
dog-ear
Present
I dog-ear
you dog-ear
he/she/it dog-ears
we dog-ear
you dog-ear
they dog-ear
Preterite
I dog-eared
you dog-eared
he/she/it dog-eared
we dog-eared
you dog-eared
they dog-eared
Present Continuous
I am dog-earing
you are dog-earing
he/she/it is dog-earing
we are dog-earing
you are dog-earing
they are dog-earing
Present Perfect
I have dog-eared
you have dog-eared
he/she/it has dog-eared
we have dog-eared
you have dog-eared
they have dog-eared
Past Continuous
I was dog-earing
you were dog-earing
he/she/it was dog-earing
we were dog-earing
you were dog-earing
they were dog-earing
Past Perfect
I had dog-eared
you had dog-eared
he/she/it had dog-eared
we had dog-eared
you had dog-eared
they had dog-eared
Future
I will dog-ear
you will dog-ear
he/she/it will dog-ear
we will dog-ear
you will dog-ear
they will dog-ear
Future Perfect
I will have dog-eared
you will have dog-eared
he/she/it will have dog-eared
we will have dog-eared
you will have dog-eared
they will have dog-eared
Future Continuous
I will be dog-earing
you will be dog-earing
he/she/it will be dog-earing
we will be dog-earing
you will be dog-earing
they will be dog-earing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been dog-earing
you have been dog-earing
he/she/it has been dog-earing
we have been dog-earing
you have been dog-earing
they have been dog-earing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been dog-earing
you will have been dog-earing
he/she/it will have been dog-earing
we will have been dog-earing
you will have been dog-earing
they will have been dog-earing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been dog-earing
you had been dog-earing
he/she/it had been dog-earing
we had been dog-earing
you had been dog-earing
they had been dog-earing
Conditional
I would dog-ear
you would dog-ear
he/she/it would dog-ear
we would dog-ear
you would dog-ear
they would dog-ear
Past Conditional
I would have dog-eared
you would have dog-eared
he/she/it would have dog-eared
we would have dog-eared
you would have dog-eared
they would have dog-eared
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dog-ear - a corner of a page turned down to mark your place
page - one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains
signal, signaling, sign - any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message; "signals from the boat suddenly stopped"
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