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Usage examples for earless

  1. Now he has an earless cat to go with the dog. – Tabitha at Ivy Hall by Ruth Alberta Brown
  2. The long craning neck, with an almost earless head and gibbous profile; the great straggling limbs, callous at the knees, and ending in broad, wide- splitting hoofs; the slender hindquarters, and tiny tufted tail, both ludicrously disproportioned, the tumid, misshapen trunk; but, above all, the huge hunch rising above the shoulders, at once proclaimed the creature to be a dromedary. – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  3. The only other quadrupeds seen here were some small earless rats, and musk- deer; the young female of which latter sometimes afforded me a dish of excellent venison; being, though dark- coloured and lean, tender, sweet, and short- fibred. – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  4. It is incorrect, however, to say with Pope that " Earless on high stood unabashed Defoe." – Daniel Defoe by William Minto
  5. So was it ordered, so Hung all things silent, still; Only Time earless moved on, stepping slow Up the scarped hill, And even Time in a long twilight stayed And, for a whim, that whispered whim obeyed. – Poems New and Old by John Freeman
  6. Whether the whistling rustic tend his plough Within thy hearing, or thy head be now Pillow'd in some deep dungeon's earless den:- O miserable Chieftain! – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  7. " One must be earless, stone- deaf, or have ears that hear not, to remain callous to the sobs, the sighs and the wailing of women, the heart- rending cries of the children, the death- rattle of strangled men, the cracking of the assassins' rifles, the only music that has filled the air of Russia for the last eighteen months!... – The Red Conspiracy by Joseph J. Mereto
  8. Destiny had ordained that he should spend his life in golf and gardening, or in breeding earless rabbits and stingless bees. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
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