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wearing thin

  • as inwear
  • as infray
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Synonyms for wearing thin

verb corrode, use
  • rub
  • abrade
  • chafe
  • consume
  • crumble
  • decay
  • decline
  • decrease
  • deteriorate
  • diminish
  • drain
  • dwindle
  • erode
  • exhaust
  • fade
  • fatigue
  • fray
  • gall
  • graze
  • grind
  • impair
  • jade
  • overuse
  • overwork
  • scrape
  • scuff
  • shrink
  • tax
  • tire
  • waste
  • weary
  • weather
  • be worthless
  • become threadbare
  • become worn
  • cut down
  • go to seed
  • scrape off
  • use up
  • wash away
  • wear out
  • wear thin

Antonyms for wearing thin

  • activate
  • build
  • construct
  • develop
  • energize
  • enlarge
  • enliven
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • improve
  • increase
  • invigorate
  • make happy
  • refresh
  • save
  • strengthen
  • cheer
  • delight
  • disrobe
  • freshen
  • please
  • rebuild
  • refuse
  • reject
  • take off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.