See more synonyms for wearing on Thesaurus.com Related formswear·ing·ly, adverbun·wear·ing, adjective
- gradually impairing or wasting: Reading small print can be wearing on the eyes.
- wearying or exhausting: a wearing task.
- relating to or made for wear.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for wearingly
He dropped into a half-sleep in which thought continued but not wearingly.
"I dunno's I blame him," she said slowly, as if she found it a wearingly difficult matter and meant to be entirely just.
British Dictionary definitions for wearingly
Derived Formswearingly, adverb
- causing fatigue or exhaustion; tiring
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