- bearing evidences of wear or damage as a result of exposure to the weather.
- tanned, hardened, or otherwise affected by exposure to weather: a weather-beaten face.
Origin of weather-beaten
Examples from the Web for weather-beaten
Historical Examples of weather-beaten
At present it was dark and weather-beaten, and in a general state of neglect.Brave and Bold
There were some weather-beaten trees and a tangle of shrubs about it.Mary-'Gusta
Joseph C. Lincoln
A grin spread upon the weather-beaten countenance of Nicholas.The Sea-Hawk
Bjarne was tall and grave, like the weather-beaten fir-trees in his mast-forest.Tales From Two Hemispheres
Hjalmar Hjorth Boysen
They were a fine looking lot of men, bronzed and weather-beaten and soldierly.Two Arrows
William O. Stoddard
- showing signs of exposure to the weather
- tanned or hardened by exposure to the weather