- having ears that droop or hang down.
Origin of lop-eared
First recorded in 1680–90
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Examples from the Web for lop-eared
It was a question between a lop-eared rabbit and a mouth-organ.
The Duke was not only lop-eared, but seemed to feel loppy all over.
For all was not well with the lop-eared Andalusian guinea-pigs.
What has the world been waiting and longing and pining for but the lop-eared guinea-pig?
This cross-eyed, lop-eared loafer, lurching against the lamp-post!Paul Kelver
Jerome Klapka, AKA Jerome K. Jerome
- (of animals) having ears that droop
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