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overwear

[ oh-ver-wair ]
/ 藢o蕣 v蓹r藞w蓻蓹r /
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verb (used with object), o路ver路wore, o路ver路worn, o路ver路wear路ing.
to use or wear excessively; wear out; exhaust; tax: needlessly overwearing her best workers; phrases overworn by repetition.
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Origin of overwear

First recorded in 1570鈥80; over- + wear
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