Worn definition

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Affected or damaged by wear or use.

The worn pockets on a jacket.

adjective
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Showing the wearing effects of overwork, worry, or suffering.

A pale, worn face.

adjective
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Showing the effects of use, wear, etc.
adjective
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Damaged by use or wear.
adjective
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Worn is defined as something has been put on the body.

An example of worn is a jacket that a person has had on all day.

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The definition of worn is a person or thing that's been changed or damaged from being used, or showing the result of being overworked or worried.

An example of worn is a pair of jeans with holes in the knees.

adjective
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verb
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Showing the effects of worry or anxiety.
adjective
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Past participle of wear.
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Origin of worn

  • Middle English past participle of weren to wear wear

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Old English geworen

    From Wiktionary