wearing


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(geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down (as by particles washing over it)

the act of having on your person as a covering or adornment

producing exhaustion

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29, 1940): Leigh won her best actress award for "Gone With the Wind" wearing a knockout chiffon gown covered in an explosion of red poppies by Irene Gibbons of Bullocks Wilshire.
She began wearing a gray scarf during our time with the plain-dressed Friends community and had not felt released from wearing it, even after she began worshiping with a Charismatic congregation.
Before 2000, when the Florida legislature narrowed the state's helmet law, ABATE of Florida members would ride into Tallahassee bareheaded, with a pre-arranged police escort, and ride out wearing helmets.
In discussing promotional shirts issued in conjunction with his first two films, Lee argued that "somebody wearing your T-shirt is a walking billboard" (Grant 18).
I started wearing Capezio pointe shoes as a little girl and never switched brands.
Internal clearance between the hammers and the wearing castings.
Wearing and her gay friend Ian, with Canadian passport and fake marriage license in hand, traveled Iran for five months in 1995, almost 20 years after the Shah's departure and six years after the death of the Ayatollah Khomeini.
Hoping, of course, that when they went, they were wearing their old clothes, the community would naturally pass on the glad rags to the next guy.
And Motorola oughta sign the Backstreet Boys for endorsements-teens wearing BSB clothing are four times more likely to own a beeper than kids wearing Dr.
Income tax returns are best prepared while wearing sneakers.
But after years of wearing relaxed clothes, making the fashion transition from college sweats to career suits may take some getting used to.
In contrast, Mahatma Gandhi popularized the dress of the villagers and Indian peasants by wearing a khadi and pajamas.
Also, lack of proper protection of pins and bushings during die coating starts the galling and wearing immediately.
The stigma associated with the wearing of hearing aids may preclude the necessary commitment of clients to wear their hearing aids.