Anne, with her soul full of romantic thrills, had no attention to spare just then for a crop-eared pussy cat.
I mean the fellow that had the crop-eared cob with the white legs.
She ran off as soon as she saw Jeph coming, and said he was a crop-eared villain.
D—n me, it shall never be said in my time that the —th suffered a crop-eared Irishman to preach to them in their own mess-room!
In other words, his ace was crop-eared José, and his ace was not destined to be unsupported by other trump cards.
The last line might have been uttered by some crop-eared holder-forth, who fought as well as preached under Cromwell.
Could the cross, crop-eared old Puritan ever have been like other boys, and gone a bird-nesting?
Close beside her were crop-eared Grip and Grapple, looking up at the line above them where hairy neck and shoulder joined.
“Some crop-eared knave with whom thou hast fallen in love, wench,” growled the Chief Justice.
There was that commanding trump—his knowledge, his unsuspected knowledge of the whereabouts of crop-eared José.