What does wearing mean?

Definitions for wearing
ˈwɛər ɪŋwear·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. erosion, eroding, eating away, wearing, wearing away(noun)

    (geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down (as by particles washing over it)

  2. wear, wearing(adj)

    the act of having on your person as a covering or adornment

    "she bought it for everyday wear"

  3. exhausting, tiring, wearing, wearying(adj)

    producing exhaustion

    "an exhausting march"; "the visit was especially wearing"

Wiktionary

  1. wearing(Noun)

    the mechanical process of eroding or grinding

  2. wearing(Adjective)

    intended to be worn

  3. wearing(Adjective)

    causing tiredness

  4. wearing(Adjective)

    causing erosion

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wearing

    of Wear

  2. Wearing(noun)

    the act of one who wears; the manner in which a thing wears; use; conduct; consumption

  3. Wearing(noun)

    that which is worn; clothes; garments

  4. Wearing(adj)

    pertaining to, or designed for, wear; as, wearing apparel

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wearing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2148

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wearing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1761

How to pronounce wearing?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say wearing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wearing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wearing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of wearing in a Sentence

  1. Meghan Markle:

    If you look at a lot of her outfits, she's very trendy. I didn't think she would be wearing a lot of poofy things. She seems to be more sophisticated. So I just kept mine an A-line design with lace.

  2. Barbara St. Fleur:

    You usually don’t hear about a dress or fashion unless a person is wearing something inappropriate, so for her to use her prom dress for a good cause is amazing.

  3. Jason Verstak:

    Thanks to technological innovations, synthetic carpets are becoming softer and more luxurious all the time, generally speaking, they are more cost-efficient, hard-wearing and stain-resistant than pure wool carpets.

  4. Anthony Fauci:

    Well, if people are not wearing masks, then maybe we should be mandating it.

  5. Joseph Varon:

    My hope for 2021 is that people are a little more conscientious, that they understand by wearing your mask you are protecting somebody else.

Images & Illustrations of wearing

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