- v. 在耳朵做记号；指定
- n. 耳上记号；特征；记号
identification mark on the ear of a domestic animal
a distinctive characteristic or attribute
give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause;
"I will earmark this money for your research"
"She sets aside time for meditation every day"
- I've earmarked Peter for the job.
- One thousand dollars is earmarked to buy books for the library.
- She has all the earmarks of a superstar.
- Correct speech is an earmark of the educated man.