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Overview of noun wear

The noun wear has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. wear

(impairment resulting from long use; "the tires showed uneven wear")

2. clothing, article of clothing, vesture, wear, wearable, habiliment

(a covering designed to be worn on a person's body)

3. wear, wearing

(the act of having on your person as a covering or adornment; "she bought it for everyday wear")


Overview of adj worn

The adj worn has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) worn

(affected by wear; damaged by long use; "worn threads on the screw"; "a worn suit"; "the worn pockets on the jacket")

2. (2) careworn, drawn, haggard, raddled, worn

(showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering; "looking careworn as she bent over her mending"; "her face was drawn and haggard from sleeplessness"; "that raddled but still noble face"; "shocked to see the worn look of his handsome young face"- Charles Dickens)

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