outwear


outwear

verb

Definition of OUTWEAR

1
to last longer than <these running shoes have outworn any others that I have ever bought>
Synonyms outlive, outwear
Related Words survive; outstay; abide (beyond), endure (past), hold (past), hold out (past), last (beyond), persist (beyond); draw out, perpetuate; succeed
2
to use up all the physical energy of <a daily grind that would outwear anybody>

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up outwear? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).