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1. worn

adjective. ['ˈwɔrn'] showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering.

Synonyms

  • haggard
  • raddled
  • careworn
  • tired

Antonyms

  • young
  • green
  • fresh
  • undamaged

Etymology

  • geworen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Worn

  • stillborn
  • steinborn
  • firstborn
  • wellborn
  • vanhorne
  • vanhorn
  • vandorn
  • unadorn
  • radborne
  • lamborn
  • forewarn
  • unborn
  • reborn
  • o'diorne
  • lowborn
  • forlorn
  • amborn
  • allcorn
  • alcorn
  • sporn
  • scorn
  • bjorn
  • bjoern
  • adorn
  • aborn
  • zorn
  • warne
  • warn
  • torn
  • thorne

Example sentences of the word worn


1. Adjective
Smoke is caused by numerous factors, such as worn injectors, carbon buildup or faulty valve timing.

2. Noun, singular or mass
This is important because the cobalt blend can cause allergic reactions when worn for long periods of time.

3. Verb, past participle
If you have a narrow waist, display it with a fashionable belt, worn under your bust.

Quotes containing the word worn


1. Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.
- Denis Waitley

2. Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn.
- John Updike

3. If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
- John D. Rockefeller

2. well-worn

adjective. repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse.

Synonyms

  • unoriginal
  • stock
  • shopworn
  • timeworn
  • trite
  • old-hat
  • threadbare
  • banal
  • commonplace
  • tired

Antonyms

  • fresh
  • creative
  • unoriginality
  • primary

3. well-worn

adjective. showing signs of much wear or use.

Antonyms

  • unconventional

4. war-worn

adjective. laid waste by war.

Synonyms

  • war-torn

Antonyms

  • undamaged
  • saved

5. worn-out

adjective. drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted.

Synonyms

  • played out
  • worn out
  • spent
  • exhausted
  • fagged
  • fatigued
  • washed-out
  • tired

Antonyms

  • unexhausted
  • undrained
  • colorful
  • original

6. worn-out

adjective. used until no longer useful.

Synonyms

  • raddled

Antonyms

  • fresh
  • invigorated

7. travel-worn

adjective. tired by travel.

Antonyms

  • original

8. worn

adjective. ['ˈwɔrn'] affected by wear; damaged by long use.

Synonyms

  • derelict
  • weather-beaten
  • thumbed
  • weatherworn
  • raddled
  • battered
  • eroded
  • played out
  • ragged
  • frayed
  • scruffy
  • shopworn
  • woebegone
  • run-down
  • clapped out
  • well-worn
  • worn-out
  • mangey
  • vermiculate
  • creaky
  • shopsoiled
  • tatty
  • tatterdemalion
  • mangy
  • scoured
  • old
  • ratty
  • decrepit
  • waterworn
  • wormy
  • attrited
  • threadbare
  • tattered
  • flea-bitten
  • shabby
  • weathered
  • seedy
  • worm-eaten
  • moth-eaten
  • mothy
  • dog-eared
  • eared

Antonyms

  • diligent
  • inhabited
  • tender
  • unabused

Etymology

  • geworen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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