Adjective "wearing" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈwɛərɪŋ/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Mentally or physically tiring.
  1. 'a plan of action will make the whole event a less wearing experience'
  2. 'Fishing the bigger French lakes can be physically wearing and damned hard work.'
  3. 'Asked if the lack of recuperation time between the seasons is a wearing experience, Foster gives a definitive yes.'

Definitions

1. gradually impairing or wasting: Reading small print can be wearing on the eyes.

2. wearying or exhausting: a wearing task.

3. relating to or made for wear.

More examples(as adjective)

"clothes can be wearing."

"uniforms can be wearing."

"masks can be wearing."

"boots can be wearing."

"dresses can be wearing."

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