Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
bilby commented on the word cloth ears
Did someone say something?
August 29, 2008
chained_bear commented on the word cloth ears
Yes... and bilby has leathery ears. (Mine are normal bear ears, in case anyone asks.)
gangerh commented on the word cloth ears
But cloth ears is an expression for someone who isn't hearing something.
August 28, 2008
*quickly* Though I must say, I prefer leathery ears over cloth whenever possible.
Yes, it's a much nicer phrase and makes more sense.
August 27, 2008
reesetee commented on the word cloth ears
Oh, but cloth ears sounds so much better now that I've heard the term!
Have you heard tin ear? It seems to be used only in singular, e.g. "Don't ask me how it goes; I have a tin ear."
frindley commented on the word cloth ears
An especially devastating thing to say of a musician.
Wordnik is fiscally sponsored by Planetwork NGO, Inc,a California 501(c) (3) non-profit educational organization, EIN #94-3366969.