Search results for wear

We have found multiple words wear. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

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wear English (Noun Verb) (uncountable) (in combination) clothing. (uncountable) damage to the appearance and/or strength of an item caused by use over time. (uncountable) fashion (colloquial, with "it") To overcome [...](uncountable) (in combination) clothing. (uncountable) damage to the appearance and/or strength of an item caused by use over time. (uncountable) fashion (colloquial, with "it") To overcome [...]
wear English (Verb) (now, chiefly, UK, _, dialectal, transitive) To conduct or guide with care or caution, as into a fold or place of safety.. (now, chiefly, UK, _, dialectal, transitive) To defend; protect.. (now, [...](now, chiefly, UK, _, dialectal, transitive) To conduct or guide with care or caution, as into a fold or place of safety.. (now, chiefly, UK, _, dialectal, transitive) To defend; protect.. (now, [...]

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