Spellcheck.net

Definitions of ear

  1. To shoot, as an ear; to form ears, as corn. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To take in with the ears; to hear. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To plow or till; to cultivate. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. (obs.) To plough or till. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To put forth ears in growing; to form ears, as grain; as, this corn ears well. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To put forth ears, as corn. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. To plough or till. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. To form ears, as corn. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. good hearing; "he had a keen ear"; "a good ear for pitch" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. attention to what is said; "he tried to get her ear" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. The organ of hearing; the external ear. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. That which resembles in shape or position the ear of an animal; any prominence or projection on an object, -- usually one for support or attachment; a lug; a handle; as, the ears of a tub, a skillet, or dish. The ears of a boat are outside kneepieces near the bow. See Illust. of Bell. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. Same as Crossette. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. Privilege of being kindly heard; favor; attention. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. The sense of hearing; the perception of sounds; the power of discriminating between different tones; as, a nice ear for music; - in the singular only. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. The entire organ of hearing; the outer part of that organ; the sense of hearing, or delicate perception of sounds; as, he has an ear for music; attention; that part of a cereal plant containing the flowers and seeds; as, an ear of corn. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. A spike, as of corn. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  20. EARED, having ears; EAR-LESS, wanting ears. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  21. The organ of hearing; hearing; attention; a spike of corn. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  22. The organ or sense of hearing; attention; heed. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  23. Any projecting piece, handle, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  24. A head, as of wheat; spike of maize. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  25. The organ of hearing, both the external and internal part; the sense of hearing, or rather the power of distinguishing sounds and judeing of harmony; a favourable hearing; attention; manner of judging: anything like an ear, as the ears of a jar; the spike of corn. To be by the ears, to fall together by the ears, to go together by the ears, to fight or scuffle; to quarrel. To set by the ears, to make strife; to cause to quarrel. Over head and ears, up to the ears, deeply. All ear, eagerly attentive. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  26. The organ of hearing; the power or faculty of readily distinguishing musical sounds; attention; heed; regard. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  27. The head or top part of corn containing seeds. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  28. The auditory organ; the various structures among invertebrates supposed to have an auditory function; the specialized tufts of hair or feathers which are close to, or similar to an external ear or pinna ; an ear-shaped structure ; the spike of any cereal. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.

What are the misspellings for ear?

Usage examples for ear

  1. If you do, let the words go in at one ear and out of the other. – A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  2. " I thought you would not keep away very long," said a quiet voice close to her ear – The Old Man in the Corner by Baroness Orczy
X