What does worn-out mean?

Definitions for worn-out

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. raddled, worn-out(adj)

    used until no longer useful

    "battered trumpets and raddled radios"; "worn-out shoes with flapping soles"

  2. exhausted, dog-tired, fagged, fatigued, played out, spent, washed-out, worn-out(a), worn out(p)(adj)

    drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted

    "the day's shopping left her exhausted"; "he went to bed dog-tired"; "was fagged and sweaty"; "the trembling of his played out limbs"; "felt completely washed-out"; "only worn-out horses and cattle"; "you look worn out"


  1. worn-out(Adjective)

    Damaged due to hard or continued use or exposure until no longer useful or effective.

  2. worn-out(Adjective)

    Exhausted or fatigued from exertion.

    The worn-out soccer players lined up to congratulate the other team.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worn-out(adj)

    consumed, or rendered useless, by wearing; as, worn-out garments

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Worn-out

    wōrn′-owt, adj. much injured or rendered useless by wear: wearied: past, gone.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worn-out in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worn-out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lao Tzu:

    To be worn out is to be renewed.

  2. Actor Nickolas Nolte:

    I was just worn out, just worn out.

  3. Italian Proverb:

    Between saying and doing many a pair of shoes is worn out.

  4. Italian Proverb:

    Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.

  5. Joakim Medin:

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

Images & Illustrations of worn-out

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