well-worn

[ wel-wawrn, -wohrn ]SEE DEFINITION OF well-worn

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WELL-WORN

It had the well-worn look of an old coat, shabby but comfortable.

As the well-worn phrase goes, I was a sadder if not a wiser man.

It was a well-worn path that led from the cottage to Lyle Abbey.

Indeed, hardly had the latter glanced at the well-worn letter he held than he smiled.

Putting on his spectacles, he took out his well-worn Bible and opened it.

We have a well-worn saying that there is no disputing about it.

I would not dwell on so well-worn an anecdote if I believed that it was false.

He drew a well-worn letter from his pocket-book—the only letter he had ever had from Myra.

Finally he produced a number of note books and well-worn diaries.

He was clad in a well-worn but neat black suit, which he wore with grace.

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