- having long, drooping ears, as a hound.
Origin of flop-eared
First recorded in 1840–50
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Examples from the Web for flop-eared
One day she went for a ride on a flop-eared mule; he got tired and lay down and rolled over and over in the sand.I Married a Ranger
Dama Margaret Smith
A spotted hound, lean and flop-eared was scratching industriously under Aunt Carrie's chair.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves
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I put nothing past that dog since he lost his head to some flop-eared huzzy with a black and tan reputation.Biltmore Oswald
J. Thorne Smith, Jr.
A large, flop-eared animal had come bounding into the den and jumped up on the leather couch where Barry was sitting.The Mystery Hunters at the Haunted Lodge