Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DOG-EARED

There the satinwood bookcase filled with his dog-eared schoolbooks.

All openings are dog-eared, as well as the panels of the chimney breasts.

In the great room the fire breast is outlined with a dog-eared mold.

Jake picked up two ragged and dog-eared volumes from his table.

But whichever the reason, more cards are bent or dog-eared than are left flat.

Its appearance indicated that it had been kept for some time; the corners were dog-eared and the edges somewhat worn.

The dog-eared Latin grammar and arithmetic primer were odious to him, 289 and he learned but slackly.

He waltzes out a great trunk on its corners till they are as dog-eared as a school reader.

The chemist thumbed a dog-eared volume, read an entry carefully, and retired to a dispensing counter in the rear of the shop.

Finally he found a dog-eared sheet with only a few lines typed across the top.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.