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worn

[ wawrn, wohrn ]
/ wɔrn, woʊrn /
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verb
past participle of wear.
adjective
diminished in value or usefulness through wear, use, handling, etc.: worn clothing; worn tires.
wearied; exhausted.
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OTHER WORDS FROM worn

wornness, nounself-worn, adjectiveun·worn, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for worn

worn
/ (wɔːn) /

verb
the past participle of wear 1
adjective
affected, esp adversely, by long use or actiona worn suit
haggard; drawn
exhausted; spent

Derived forms of worn

wornness, noun
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