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wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (clothing: have on)etw tragen Vt
  etw anhaben Vt, sepa
 William is wearing a tie.
 William trägt eine Krawatte.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (clothing: put on)etw anziehen Vt, sepa
 What should I wear today?
 Was soll ich heute anziehen?
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (accessories: have on) (Schmuck, Accessoire)etw tragen Vt
 The husband and wife wear rings.
 Das Ehepaar trägt Ringe.
wear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (damage due to use)Abnutzung Nf
  Verschleiß Nm
 The car's tyres must be changed, due to wear.
 Die Autoreifen müssen wegen Abnutzung gewechselt werden.
 
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wear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (use)Benutzung Nf
 The felt on this billiard table receives constant wear.
wear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (act, state of being worn)Abnutzung Nf
 There is a lot of wear on this carpet.
wear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (clothing: use)Brauchbarkeit Nf
  Haltbarkeit Nf
 There is plenty of wear left in this winter coat.
wear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (durability)Haltbarkeit Nf
 These tyres are excellent quality and still have a lot of wear in them.
wear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be reduced gradually)abnutzen Vr, sepa
 The finish will wear in the salt air and sunlight.
wear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (retain a characteristic)sich tragen lassen Vt + Vt
 This coat wears well in all weather conditions.
wear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (change through use)weniger werden Adj + Vi
 The teacher's patience was wearing thin.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (carry on the body) (ugs: Rucksack, Hut)etwas aufhaben Vt, sepa
  etwas tragen Vt
 The students all wear backpacks.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (shoes: put on) (Schuhe)etwas anziehen Vt, sepa
 Which shoes should I wear?
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (clothing: habitually have on) (Kleidungsstil: Standard)etwas tragen Vt
 Amanda wears black most days.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (makeup: have on) (Makeup)etwas tragen Vt
 That girl is too young to wear makeup.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (smile, expression: show) (Gesichtsausdruck)etw auf den Lippen haben Rdw
 They left the cinema wearing a smile.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (manner: assume)das Gesicht verziehen Rdw
 He wears a smug look when he wins.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (hair, fingernails: style) (Haare, Nägel)etwas tragen Vt
 I like how you wear your hair.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (tire)etwas auf die Probe stellen Rdw
 Please stop talking - you are wearing my patience.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (damage by rubbing)etwas abnutzen Vt, sepa
 The traffic on that floor will wear the polish.
wear [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (diminish by rubbing or washing)etwas abnutzen Vt, sepa
  etwas abtragen Vt, sepa
 Constant walking has worn the soles of these shoes.
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casual wear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (clothing: informal)Freizeitbekleidung Nf
  (Jargon)legere Kleidung Nf
formal wear,
formalwear
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(clothing: smart)formelle Kleidung Nf
  Gesellschaftskleidung Nf
  klassische Kleidung Nf
 The event calls for formal wear, so I have to buy a new dress.
 Bei der Veranstaltung wird um formelle Kleidung gebeten; daher muss ich ein neues Outfit kaufen.
menswear,
men's wear
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
uncountable (clothing for adult males)Herrenmode Nf
  Herrenbekleidung Nf
 The menswear department is on the store's second floor.
ready-to-wear adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (clothing: retail) (Textilw)von der Stange Rdw
  (Textilw)Konfektions- Präf
streetwear,
street wear
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(clothing: fashionable casual)Straßenkleidung Nf
  Alltagskleidung Nf
  (Anglizismus)Streetware Nf
wear and tear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (damage caused by use) (Auto)Verschleißerscheinung Nf
  Abnutzungsschäden Npl
 The insurance company will pay for accidental damage, but not wear and tear.
 Die Versicherung zahlt bei Unfallschäden, aber nicht bei Verschleißerscheinungen.
wear away vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (be eroded)abgetragen werden V Part Perf + Hv
  abgenutzt werden V Part Perf + Hv
 The face of the statue was wearing away due to acid rain.
wear [sth] away vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (erode)etwas abnutzen Vt, sepa
  etwas abtragen Vt, sepa
 Over time, the wind and rain wear away the stone of buildings.
wear [sth] away vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (pass time) (Zeit)etwas verbringen Vt
  (Zeit)etwas vertreiben Vt
 They wore the night away with stories of their youth.
wear down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (be eroded)sich abnutzen Vr, sepa
  (Schuh)sich ablaufen Vi, sepa
 The heel of my right shoe wears down more than the left one.
 Der Absatz meines rechten Schuhs ist mehr abgenutzt als der meines linken Schuhs.
wear [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (erode)etwas abnutzen Vt, sepa
 She wore down the blade by using it so often.
 Sie nutzte die Klinge ab, weil sie sie so oft benutzte.
wear [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (tire into submission)etwas satt haben Adj + Vt
  etwas leid sein Adj + Vt
 The children's constant pleading for sweets wore me down, until I finally gave in and let them have some.
 Ich hatte die ständige Bettelei der Kinder nach Süßigkeiten so satt, dass ich schließlich nachgab und ihnen welche gab.
wear [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (exhaust)jmdm den letzten Nerv rauben Rdw
 Her constant complaining wears me down.
 Ihr ständiges Rumgejammer raubt mir den letzten Nerv.
wear off vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (effect: diminish)nachlassen Vi, sepa
  die Wirkung verlieren VP
 The pain-relieving effects of the aspirin would wear off after just an hour.
 Die schmerzstillende Wirkung des Aspirins lies nach einer Stunde nach.
wear on vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (time: pass slowly)vorbeigehen Vi, sepa
  fortschreiten Vi, sepa
 They became bored as time wore on.
wear on [sb/sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] informal (annoy)jemanden nerven Vt
  jemandem auf die Nerven gehen Rdw
  (Slang, vulgär)jemandem auf den Sack gehen Rdw
 The clock's ticking is beginning to wear on my nerves.
wear [sb] out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (exhaust, tire)jemanden fertigmachen Vt, sepa
  jemanden erschöpfen Vt
 Hard work will wear you out if you do not take breaks.
 Harte Arbeit macht einen fertig, wenn man keine Pausen einlegt.
wear [sth] out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (destroy through use)etwas abnutzen Vt, sepa
wear [sth] out,
wear [sth] through
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(make a hole in [sth])etwas durchlöchern Vt, sepa
  Löcher in etwas machen VP
 Our children have worn out the knees of their trousers.
 Unsere Kinder haben die Knie ihrer Hosen durchlöchert.
wear out vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (be destroyed through use)sich abnutzen Vr, sepa
 If I use my toothbrush eight times a day, it will wear out quickly.
 Wenn ich meine Zahnbürste acht Mal täglich benutze, nutzt sie sich schnell ab.
wear [sth] well vtr + adv (look good in)gut stehen Adj + Vi
  in etwas gut aussehen Rdw
 Mmm, she certainly wears that bikini well!
wear well vtr + adv figurative (age, etc.: assume comfortably)gut stehen Adj + Vi
 Mr Jones is wearing his new authority well!
wear well vi + adv (be enduring)lange halten Adj + Vi
 I buy practical, simple clothes that wear well and don't go out of style.
wear well vi + adv (not age too fast)lange halten Adj + Vi
 Car tires don't seem to wear as well as they used to.
wear well vi + adv figurative (person: not look old)sich gut halten Rdw
 Your father's wearing well, considering he's 93.
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wear1 [weə]
  • I v/t [irr]
    • 1. am Körper tragen (auch Bart, Brille, auch Trauer), Kleidungsstück auch anhaben, Hut auch aufhaben:
      wear the breeches (oder trousers oder pants) umg fig die Hosen anhaben (Ehefrau);
      she wears her years well fig sie sieht jung aus für ihr Alter;
      wear one’s hair long das Haar lang tragen

    • 2. Lächeln, Miene etc zur Schau tragen, zeigen
    • 3.
      wear away (oder down, off, out) Kleid etc abnutzen, abtragen, Absätze abtreten, Stufen etc austreten;
      Löcher reißen (in in +akk):
      wear into holes ganz abtragen, Schuhe durchlaufen

    • 4. eingraben, nagen: a groove worn by water
    • 5.
      auch wear away Gestein etc auswaschen, -höhlen; Farbe etc verwischen

    • 6.
      auch wear out ermüden, a. Geduld erschöpfen;
      welcome I
    • 7.
      auch wear down zermürben:
      a) entkräften,
      b) fig niederringen, Widerstand brechen:
      worn to a shadow nur noch ein Schatten (Person)

  • II v/i [irr]
    • 1. halten, haltbar sein:
      wear well
      a) sehr haltbar sein (Stoff etc), sich gut tragen (Kleid etc),
      b) fig sich gut halten, wenig altern (Person)

    • 2.
      auch wear away (oder down, off, out) sich abtragen oder abnutzen, verschleißen:
      wear away auch sich verwischen;
      wear off fig sich verlieren (Eindruck, Wirkung);
      wear out fig sich erschöpfen;
      wear thin
      a) fadenscheinig werden,
      b) sich erschöpfen (Geduld etc)

    • 3.
      auch wear away langsam vergehen, dahinschleichen (Zeit):
      wear to an end schleppend zu Ende gehen

    • 4.
      wear on sich dahinschleppen (Zeit, Geschichte etc)

  • III s
    • 1. Tragen n:
      clothes for everyday wear Alltagskleidung f;
      have in constant wear ständig tragen

    • 2. (Be)Kleidung f, Mode f:
      be the wear Mode sein, getragen werden

    • 3. Abnutzung f, Verschleiß m:
      wear and tear
      a) TECH Abnutzung, Verschleiß (a. fig),
      b) WIRTSCH Abschreibung f für Wertminderung;
      for hard wear strapazierfähig;
      the worse for wear abgetragen, mitgenommen (a. fig)

    • 4. Haltbarkeit f:
      there is still a great deal of wear in it das lässt sich noch gut tragen
wear2 [weə] SCHIFF
  • I v/t [irr] Schiff halsen
  • II v/i [irr] vor dem Wind drehen (Schiff)
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