wearing or being worn as clothing
things for wearing; clothing
(damage or loss of quality caused by) use
capacity for continuing to be used
be dressed habitually or on some occasion in
show in one's appearance; have a type of look
be reduced, weakened, or damaged by continued use, rubbing, etc.
produce by wear, use, rubbing, etc.
last in the stated condition
allow or find acceptable
"the tires showed uneven wear"
"she bought it for everyday wear"
"She was wearing yellow that day"
"He wore a red ribbon"
"bear a scar"
"He always wears a smile"
"The constant friction wore out the cloth"
"wear one's hair in a certain way"
"This dress wore well for almost ten years"
"The lawn mower finally broke"
"The gears wore out"
"The old chair finally fell apart completely"
"We wore ourselves out on this hike"
"What should I wear today?"
"He put on his best suit for the wedding"
"The princess donned a long blue dress"
"The queen assumed the stately robes"
"He got into his jeans"
I want to discourage the..wear to school of tracksuits.
He wore the frock coat and striped trousers of an earlier time.
出自： G. Vidal
I never wear scent.
The hand of the door is wearing away.
The stonework has worn away in places.
The grass has worn away from the path near the house.
那栋房子附近小道上的草已被踏光了。 wear sth ⇔ away
The feet of thousands of visitors have worn away the steps.
Over the centuries, the sea has worn away the rocks.
Water can wear away rocks after a long time, even though the rock is harder.
The letters on this gravestone have been worn away with time.
由于年深日久,墓碑铭文已经被磨损。 wear away
The year is wearing away.
Time wore away.
The long winter night was wearing away.
So the evening wore away, and he went to bed.
She is slowly wearing away; she can't last long.
He could feel the pain again as the medicine wore away.
My patience has been worn away.
My shoes have worn down a lot since I started walking so much.
These rubbers won't wear down easily.
It is a wonder that our teeth are so durable; they never seem to wear down.
我们的牙齿怎么会如此结实,它们好像不会磨短。 wear sth ⇔ down
I have worn down the point of the pencil.
The constant rubbing wore down the surface of the stone.
Wind and rain have worn the monument down.
The soles of my shoes are already worn down.
My shoes are badly worn down at the heels.
You must buy a new tyre, this one has been worn right down.
The steps have been worn down over the years by all those passing feet.
年深日久,台阶已被人们的脚磨损。 wear down
His will is wearing down under the pressure.
His defences will wear down after a few weeks in prison.
让他在监狱蹲上几个星期,他的抗拒便会减弱。 wear sb/sth ⇔ down
Months of illness wore her down.
The hectic rush of my daily work is wearing me down.
Looking after high-spirited children can soon wear a person down.
Our endless gunfire will soon wear the enemies down, so that they will yield.
His constant talking wears me down.
He returned from the tropics and was worn down by fever.
She was worn down by overwork.
Overworked, he was worn down by the time he reached 40.
His strength has been worn down by illness.
由于生病,他的体力削弱了。 wear sb/sth ⇔ down
She knew if she put some pressure on her boyfriend, she would soon wear him down.
After reasoning with him all afternoon, we finally wore down his opposition.
He was sure he would eventually wear down her objections to marrying him.
He was finally worn down and let her have the book.
他最后终于被说服,把书给了她。 wear sb/sth ⇔ down
Our speaker will soon wear the other speaker down, never fear.
We wore down their opposition after several hours' argument.
I bought those new plates cheaply, and the pretty rose pattern has worn off already!
我买的那些新盘子倒是便宜,不过那美丽的玫瑰花花纹已经磨掉了! wear sth ⇔ off
These rough roads soon wear the tread of motorcycle tyres off.
The dishwasher has worn the glaze off the china.
The nap of the coat has been worn off.
外衣上的绒毛已经磨掉了。 wear off
The effects of the drug began to wear off.
Now that you have taken a pill your headache will soon wear off.
He could feel the wound aching again as the effect of the medicine wore off.
The pain is wearing off.
The smell of the new paint will wear off in about a week.
His displeasure wore off.
As she got to know people better her shyness wore off.
The affection between them has worn off, leaving only a sad memory of endless quarrels.
The hours wore on; night came.
As the afternoon wore on,I found it more and more difficult to keep awake.
Winter wore on slowly as she waited for his return.
As October wore on, the garden lost its fresh colors, and birds quieted down.10
As the evening wore on, she became more and more nervous.
It will probably get warmer as the day wears on.
As the years wore on, the man in prison grew old.
年复一年过去了,狱中的人也变老了。 wear sth ⇔ on
The meeting wore on all afternoon.
会议慢吞吞地开了一个下午。 wear on
The battle wore on through the night.
战斗持续了一整夜。 wear sb ⇔ on
The noise was wearing on him.
She wore a tall hat on her head.
He was wearing a nameplate upon his left breast.
The badge is worn on the breast.
The ring is worn on the middle finger.
An engagement ring should be worn on the right hand.
Children's clothes wear out quickly.
Woolen coats look elegant, but they wear out easily.
Those thin shoes will wear out quickly.
This sort of cloth will never wear out.
这种布料永远也穿不破。 wear sth ⇔ out
The child needs new shoes, he has worn out his present pair.
I have worn my shirt out,I must get another.
Constant use will wear out any machine.
I have already worn these shoes out.
My shoes are worn out.
If you treat your coat so roughly, it will be worn out soon.
The stockings are so worn out that they can't be mended.
The machinery is worn out and will have to be replaced.
机器已经报废,必须要换新的。 wear out
It is better to wear out than rust out.
与其懒死,不如累死。 wear sb/oneself ⇔ out
You wore him out living and now you are wearing him out dead.
Climbing stairs wears me out.
Hardship and penury wore him out before his time.
Don't wear yourself out by playing too hard!
If you don't stop working, you'll wear yourself out.
She keeps wearing herself out for other people.
It wore me out to cultivate such a big piece of land.
It wears her out to look after small children for a whole day.
I am worn out with the long walk.
She had not slept all night and was completely worn out.
His work was so exacting that by the end of the day he was worn out.
They were worn out after a long day spent working in the fields.
I am worn out with domestic worry.
Why do I feel worn out after an ordinary day's work at the office?
在办公室干一天日常工作后,我为什么会感到筋疲力尽呢? wear out
These stains will wear out in the course of time.
After about an hour, my patience began to wear out.
大约一个小时以后,我便忍耐不住了。 wear sb/sth ⇔ out
This group of tourists wore me out with complaints about food, hotels and weather.
I have worn out my patience.
我的忍耐已到极限。 wear out
Winter wears out more slowly every year.
冬天一年比一年难熬。 wear sth ⇔ out
How can we wear out this dull afternoon?
I hate to think of him wearing out his youth in prison.
想到他要在监狱苦度青春,我心里难受。 wear out
The creases in the jacket will wear out.
There are a few creases in the jacket, where it has been folded up in a suitcase, but they will wear out.
短上衣有一些皱痕,那是因为叠在手提箱内的缘故,穿一穿后会消失的。 wear sth ⇔ out
I'm just wearing this old coat out so that I can have a new one sooner.
我穿这件旧外套只不过是想尽快地穿坏它,好买件新的。 wear sb ⇔ out
Let me get at him,I'll soon wear him out!
让我来对付他,一会儿便把他打趴下! wear sth ⇔ out on sb
“Sit up you fool”, she said,“before I wear this out on you.”
If you don't obey,I'll wear this whip out on you.
你不听话,我就用这根鞭子把你狠抽一顿。 wear sth ⇔ out
This writer usually uses phrases that were worn out fifty years ago.
这位作家经常使用50年前就过时的短语。 wear out one's welcome
He stayed too late and wore out his welcome.
Why doesn't she learn that she has already worn out her welcome?
The hot weather has worn out its welcome with all of us.
经过这么长时间,这只桶的底部终于磨穿了。 wear sth ⇔ through
I've worn through the elbow of this old coat at last.
The knees of these trousers have been completely worn through!
In such cold weather I wear my overcoat all day.
He wore this black coat to the meeting.
误 He is usually wearing suits of dark blue.
正 He usually wears suits of dark blue.
误 I wear my clothes as soon as I get out of bed in the morning.
正 I put on my clothes as soon as I get out of bed in the morning.
析 wear和put on都有“穿”的意思,前者是表示状态或动作意义不强的持续性动词,强调的是状态; 后者表示瞬间的动作,强调的是动作。
误 Don't wear on that cap.
正 Don't wear that cap.
误 You look wearing out. You've been working all day.
正 You look worn out. You've been working all day.
析 wear out表示“使疲惫不堪”,常用于be worn out结构。