jug-eared

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jug-eared

Having ears that stick out markedly from the side of the head, thus resembling the handles of a jug. I was pretty goofy-looking as a kid, jug-eared, bespectacled, and lanky as I was.
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The livewire Chile striker, with the Duracell Bunny engine, has been a revelation for the Gunners this season - and he's the main reason we fancy Arsenal to hang on to the famous, jug-eared trophy.
It started with the most head-in-the-sand type of escapism as I watched the entire run of "Doc Martin," a BBC comedy series featuring the jug-eared Martin Clunes as a grumpy doctor working in the fictional fishing village of Portwenn (actually Port Isc in Cornwall).
SELDOM do I feel any great concern for the Queen or the various jug-eared, vacant-eyed misfits who make up her benefit-scrounging family and who, were they not privileged, would surely be prime candidates to appear on the Jeremy Kyle Show.
Seriously, though, never thought I'd have a kind word to say for the jug-eared crisps salesman, but one of his old tweets was an absolute classic.
On the eve of the US prez election, Andrew Marr looks at another jug-eared guy, and talks to White House staff and those who've worked with him.
THE STORY: Helprin's novel is a comic allegory of Freddy, the overeducated, awkward, jug-eared Prince of Wales, and his frivolous, vapid wife Fredericka.
In one, she wears her trademark grin while beside a jug-eared, wrinkly creature with dodgy teeth.
But his quest to spread that salty love is violently thwarted by the jug-eared son of Leicester.
With the rain pouring down and Chelsea needing just one successful kick for the jug-eared trophy, the Blues captain fell flat on his backside and saw his shot hit the post.
It's not giving too much away to report that Budge, the jug-eared son of a California truck driver, ended up with a dramatic five-set victory.
Lampooned for his flashy tastes, the puppet Sarkozy is the "bling-bling" president, a jug-eared, diminutive figure who jabbers on about the price of his Rolex watch and the beauty of his husky-voiced first lady, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy.
Don't worry, the BBC host hasn't donned Lycra and cape to fly through the air like a jug-eared superhero.
A lean, jug-eared forever-young son in Marine dress blues smiled from the photo, but at the counter, his mother wept.