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wear

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  • nounuse, corrosion
  • verbbe clothed in
  • verbcorrode, use
  • verbbother, undermine
  • verbendure
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Synonyms for wear

noun use, corrosion
  • wear and tear
  • abrasion
  • attrition
  • damage
  • depreciation
  • deterioration
  • dilapidation
  • diminution
  • disappearance
  • employment
  • erosion
  • friction
  • impairment
  • inroads
  • loss
  • mileage
  • service
  • usefulness
  • utility
  • waste

Antonyms for wear

  • building
  • construction
  • development
  • improvement
  • strengthening
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to wear

abrade

verb. scrape
  • chafe
  • erode
  • grate
  • rub
  • rub off
  • scuff
  • triturate
  • wear
  • wear down

abrading

verb. scrape

attire

noun. clothing

attrition

noun. wearing down or away

bore

verb. cause weariness, disinterest

chafe

verb. rub, grind against
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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