[ US /ˈiɹ, ˈɪɹ/ ]
[ UK /ˈiə/ ]
[ UK /ˈiə/ ]
- the externally visible cartilaginous structure of the external ear
he had a keen ear
a good ear for pitch
attention to what is said
he tried to get her ear
- the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium
- fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn
How To Use ear In A Sentence
- This came out of an investigation he was carrying out into when a ternary quartic form could be represented as the sum of five fourth powers of linear forms.
- The difficulties of the next year or two will, no doubt, reawaken the pro-euro lobby.
- Within five years, a unified currency in 1933 the "central" issue of "legal tender" currency has been relatively stable, so Donglai Bank has to resume business.
- She has certainly branched out into more interesting work in recent years.
- Intellectual Dublin seemed no longer to consist of writers, but of folk singers, bearded or otherwise.
- Not bad for someone who failed to shine at school and feared he would end up in a coalyard. The Sun
- When the King heard this, he bade his son be slain; but on the next day the second Wazir came forward for intercession and kissed ground in prostration. The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night
- My generation was raised on a diet of stultifyingly tedious, but worthy accounts of embryology, typically very badly printed on what appeared to be rice paper.
- They are essential atmospheric cladding which prevents the earth from becoming a frozen planet.
- It is, we learned, easier to learn to fly a plane than to master touch-typing. Radio review: Fry's English Delight: The Trial Of Qwerty