Definition of Wear thin

1. Verb. Deteriorate through use or stress. "The constant friction wore out the cloth"

Exact synonyms: Wear, Wear Down, Wear Off, Wear Out
Generic synonyms: Deteriorate
Specialized synonyms: Ablate, Scuff
Derivative terms: Wear



Definition of Wear thin

1. Verb. (idiomatic) To lessen or weaken over time, as from overuse. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Wear Thin

wear and tear
wear away
wear down
wear off
wear on
wear one's heart on one's sleeve
wear one's heart upon one's sleeve
wear out
wear out one's welcome
wear round
wear ship
wear something on one's sleeve
wear the pants
wear the trousers
wear thin (current term)
wear too many hats
wear upon
wearabilities
wearability
wearable
wearables
weared
wearer
wearers
wearest
weareth
weariable
wearied
weariedly

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