verb (used with object), o·ver·wore, o·ver·worn, o·ver·wear·ing.
Origin of overwear
Examples from the Web for overworn
On the evening previous, Ezra Bushnell, overworn by many attempts at navigating the machine, was taken seriously ill.The Only Woman in the Town|Sarah J. Prichard
The frayed and overworn gut broke at a knot, and with a loose roll he dropped back towards the deep.Angling Sketches|Andrew Lang
He had been so overworn and overwrought, that his mind took on feverish fancies.A Singular Life|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
But the streams were cold, the forests dark; losing her way, overworn and weary, sank and died the mother of Andrew Jackson.The Conquest|Eva Emery Dye
It was not easy for the overtasked and overworn powers of Beatrice to rally.Cord and Creese|James de Mille