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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wearernoun

    a person who wears or carries or displays something as a body covering or accessory

    "the wearer of the crown"


  1. wearernoun

    One who wears.

    On Saint Patrick's day I put on my green shirt and join the wearers of the green.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wearernoun

    One who has any thing appendant to his person.

    Etymology: from wear.

    The celestial habits, and the reverence
    Of the grave wearers. William Shakespeare, Winter’s Tale.

    Were I the wearer of Antonio’s beard,
    I would not shave’t to-day. William Shakespeare, Ant. and Cleopatra.

    Cowls, hoods and habits with their wearers tost,
    And flutter’d into rags. John Milton.

    Armour bears off insults, and preserves the wearer in the day of battle; but the danger once repelled, it is laid aside, as being too rough for civil conversation. Dryden.

    We ought to leave room for the humour of the artist or wearer. Joseph Addison, on Italy.


  1. wearer

    A wearer is a person who wears or uses a particular type of clothing, accessory, or equipment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wearernoun

    one who wears or carries as appendant to the body; as, the wearer of a cloak, a sword, a crown, a shackle, etc

  2. Wearernoun

    that which wastes or diminishes

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  1. rewear

  2. warree

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wearer in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wearer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of wearer in a Sentence

  1. Christen Kuikoua:

    A crown of gold has no value if the honor of the wearer is gone, for true worth lies not in the adornments we wear but in the integrity and character we embody.

  2. Simon Williams:

    Behavioral scientists and policymakers were quite surprised at how quickly people adopted masks once they were required, the biggest development in mask perceptions over the pandemic has been an acceptance generally that they protect others as much, if not more, than the wearer.

  3. C. C. Colton:

    Falsehood is never so successful as when she baits her hook with truth, and no opinions so fatally mislead us, as those that are not wholly wrong; as no watches so effectually deceive the wearer as those that are sometimes right.

  4. Henry David Thoreau:

    I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

  5. Osmond Chan:

    As one Chinese saying goes,' cheongsam is practical enough for the kitchen but presentable for the living room,' the reason it's been able to last for a century is because cheongsam is really beautiful on its wearer.

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    someone who takes the place of another person
    A handsome
    B alternate
    C obnoxious
    D suspicious

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