- having dog-ears: a dog-eared book.
- shabby; worn: dog-eared furniture.
- (in a book) a corner of a page folded over like a dog’s ear, as by careless use, or to mark a place.
- Architecture. crossette.
verb (used with object)
- to fold down the corner of (a page in a book).
noun, verb (used with object)
- having dog-ears
- shabby or worn
- (tr) to fold down the corner of (a page)
- computing to bookmark (a website)
noun Also: dog’s-ear
- a folded-down corner of a page
- computing a bookmark