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weather-beaten

weather–beaten

adjective weath·er–beat·en \ˈwe-thər-ˌbē-tən\

: toughened or colored by the effects of the sun, wind, rain, etc.

: worn and damaged by the effects of the sun, wind, rain, etc.

Full Definition of WEATHER-BEATEN

1
:  toughened, tanned, or bronzed by the weather <a weather–beaten face>
2
:  worn or damaged by exposure to weather

First Known Use of WEATHER-BEATEN

1530

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