lop-eared


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lop-eared

(lŏp′îrd′)
adj.
Having bent or drooping ears: a lop-eared hound.
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lop-eared

adj
(Zoology) (of animals) having ears that droop
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lop′-eared`



adj.
having ears that droop.
[1680–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lop-eared - having bent or drooping ears; "a lop-eared hound"
eared - having ears (or appendages resembling ears) or having ears of a specified kind; often used in combination
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Translations

lop-eared

[ˈlɒpˌɪəd] ADJde orejas caídas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

lop-eared

adjmit Hängeohren
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lop-eared

[ˈlɒpˌɪəd] adjdalle orecchie pendenti
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References in classic literature ?
Not far from her they were taking the rug off the lop-eared Gladiator.
Several of the riders were in front and several behind, when suddenly Vronsky heard the sound of a horse galloping in the mud behind him, and he was overtaken by Mahotin on his white-legged, lop-eared Gladiator.
the lop-eared one, and the spotted doe that Tom spent all his money to buy?"
"Don't you fret, Miss," said Luke, soothingly; "they're nash things, them lop-eared rabbits; they'd happen ha' died, if they'd been fed.
Love's young dream, I muses to myself, how swift it fades when a man has the nature and disposition of a lop-eared rabbit!
Toby proved to an ugly, long-haired, lop-eared creature, half spaniel and half lurcher, brown-and-white in color, with a very clumsy waddling gait.
"Mine are lop-eared," replied Tom, supposing Tibby to be a rabbit.
This book, by master felter Sachiko Susa, takes readers from start to finish through crafting nine different breeds of dog, six breeds of cat, hamsters, and both regular and lop-eared rabbits.
In the garden, the most frequently seen snowdrops are the broad-leafed giant snowdrops of midwinter, whose floppy outer segments remind me of lop-eared rabbits, and the more slender common snowdrops of late winter.
The lop-eared yellow mastador - a cross between a mastiff and labrador retriever - was a rescue puppy before landing the prestigious role.
Q: I have a two-year-old male mini lop-eared rabbit called Timmy.