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dog-ear

dog-ear

 
pronunciation:
dawg ir
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a bent or folded corner of a page in a book.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: dog-eared, dog-earing, dog-ears
definition: to fold a corner of (a page) inward in order to mark a place in a book.
derivation: dog-eared (adj.)