Crossword911.com crossword help

ear

General Crossword Questions for “ear”

  • Organ of hearing
  • Organ involved with balance
  • Bit of corn
  • Attention
  • It may be pierced, or just pricked
  • Organ repairs regularly required
  • Nobleman, for the most part getting attention
  • "Attention" in the army
  • Head of corn
  • Spike of corn

Encyclopedia

  • Ear. Human (external) ear. The ear is the anatomical organ that detects sound. It not only acts as a receiver for sound, but also plays a major role in the sense of balance and body position. Recently ears have been grown on a rats back and attached to human. — “Ear - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • ear candling a patient in an experiment to determine its efficacy. Ear candling, also called ear coning or thermal-auricular therapy, is an alternative. — “Ear candling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Auricularia auricula-judae, known as the Jew's Ear, Jelly Ear or by a number of other common names, is a species of edible Auriculariales mushroom found worldwide. Distinguished by its noticeably ear-like shape and brown colouration, it grows upon wood, especially elder. — “Auricularia auricula-judae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • If my ear was not deceived, it was her voice which I heard. — “Wieland” by Charles Brockden Brown
  • "She taught me rapidly the language and customs of my kind, and one night she told me the story I have told to you up to this point, impressing upon me the necessity for absolute secrecy and the great caution I must exercise after she had placed me with the other young Tharks to permit no one to guess that I was further advanced in education than they, nor by any sign to divulge in the presence of others my affection for her, or my knowledge of my parentage; and then drawing me close to her she whispered in my ear the name of my father. — “A Princess of Mars” by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • "Here it is!" said Levin, pointing to Laska, who with one ear raised, wagging the end of her shaggy tail, came slowly back as though she would prolong the pleasure, and as it were smiling, brought the dead bird to her master. "Well, I'm glad you were successful," said Levin, who, at the same time, had a sense of envy that he had not succeeded in shooting the snipe. — “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
  • Hence Gwendolen had been all ear to Lord Brackenshaw's mode of accounting for Grandcourt's non-appearance; and when he did arrive, no consciousness–not even Mrs. — “Daniel Deronda” by George Eliot
  • From the corner of the gallery I one day saw her, when she thought I was out and all quiet, with her ear at the keyhole of papa's study, as we used to call the sitting-room next his bed-room. — “Uncle Silas” by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  • In the transparent air of the high altitudes everything seemed very near, steeped in a clear stillness as in an imponderable liquid; and with his ear ready to catch the first sound of the expected diligencia the engineer-in-chief, at the door of a hut of rough stones, had contemplated the changing hues on the enormous side of the mountain, thinking that in this sight, as in a piece of inspired music, there could be found together the utmost delicacy of shaded expression and a stupendous magnificence of effect. — “Nostromo” by Joseph Conrad

Video

Comments here

Leave a comment

You must be logged in on Twitter or Facebook to post a comment.