What does worn mean?

Definitions for wornwɔrn, woʊrn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word worn.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. worn(adj)

    affected by wear; damaged by long use

    "worn threads on the screw"; "a worn suit"; "the worn pockets on the jacket"

  2. careworn, drawn, haggard, raddled, worn(adj)

    showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering

    "looking careworn as she bent over her mending"; "her face was drawn and haggard from sleeplessness"; "that raddled but still noble face"; "shocked to see the worn look of his handsome young face"- Charles Dickens

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worn

    of Wear

  2. Worn

    p. p. of Wear

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Worn

    wōrn, pa.p. of wear.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'worn' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4097


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worn in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lao Tzu:

    To be worn out is to be renewed.

  2. Joakim Medin:

    I was taken by the regime, i feel OK. I'm worn out both in mind and body but I'm OK.

  3. Mark Twain:

    The radical invents the views. When he has worn them out the conservative adopts them.

  4. Mark Twain:

    The radical of one century is the conservative of the next. The radical invents the views. When he has worn them out the conservative adopts them.

  5. Chief Executive Olof Faxander:

    Most of our equipment sales are related to pure replacement and worn-out equipment, so we have very little capex-related elements in the business activity levels that we see today.

Images & Illustrations of worn

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Translations for worn

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ruha, waikauere, pūnguru, ruwha, tāwekoweko, ngutureMāori
  • slitenSwedish

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