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wears

verb
present tense third-person singular of wear

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1 to use up all the physical energy of
  • the job of running their own business wears them sometimes

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2 to damage or diminish by continued friction
  • all that walking every day wore the soles of my shoes very quickly

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wear out

wears

wears (away)

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“Wears.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wears. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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