Thesaurus / wear well

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They can be made of all sorts of pieces, even the smallest; they wear well, and can easily be made beautiful.

How to make rugsCandace Wheeler

Bertie had said to him that morning that she was stimulating, and would not wear well.

Dodo, Volumes 1 and 2Edward Frederic Benson

They were dignified and simple in form, and have borne the test of centuries,—they wear well.

They are like silver-plated forks, wear well for a long time, but are sure to show the odious brass at last.

This binding is very strong, very neat, opens quite easily and will wear well.

I have heard people say that the pyro-silver does not wear well, being easily scratched and otherwise injured.

And the bonnet I was forced to wear—well, it just made me blue.

These chairs would be charming in a small cottage dining-room, but they might not "wear well" in a city apartment.

An oval or round patch is unworkmanlike and does not wear well.

Textiles and ClothingKate Heintz Watson

The inexpensive is not cheap unless you wish something which does not look well or wear well but is cheap.

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