well–worn

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adjective \ˈwel-ˈwȯrn\

Definition of well–worn

  1. 1a :  made trite by overuse :  hackneyed a well–worn quotationb :  having been much used or worn well–worn shoes

  2. 2 archaic :  worn well or properly


WELL–WORN Defined for English Language Learners

well–worn

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adjective \ˈwel-ˈwȯrn\

Definition of well–worn for English Language Learners

  • : having been used or worn a lot and no longer in good condition

  • : not interesting or effective because of being used too often

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