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showing signs of much wear or use

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The pleasure that we derive from following these well-worn theoretical pathways to their expected ends is ultimately that of the good student, which once again brings up the question of audience.
But when the Agency's chief officer visited Israel in June, he was kept far away from Israel's nuclear plants on the well-worn pretext that Israel does not have nuclear weapons and that, therefore, there is nothing to talk about.
Our new TV image may, to borrow a well-worn phrase, "look like gay America," but does it now exclude the drag queen heroes and social renegades who gave rise to the Stonewall revolution?
If you're just starting out exploring this type of running, choose milder inclines or flat trails, and favor well-worn paths.
This well-worn Berkeley hip has seen a lot of action.
For example, replacing a well-worn hydraulic hose that springs a leak after vehicle startup is not preventive maintenance--it's just maintenance.
Bryant celebrates the well-worn markers of black life: soul food, large women, religion, jazz, alcohol abuse, and gleaning moments of clarity from poverty.
Unless one follows this well-worn path or gets an emergency exemption, David Ruenzel tells us in his Feature essay, the maze that a prospective teacher must negotiate is filled with dead ends, Yet the hoops and hurdles of certification persist-despite the fact that alternative paths have considerable promise.
Legitimate mission statements can be the proverbial shots heard around the world and can open a well-worn and highly success-prone pathway in front of CEOs who need to know how to save their foundries.
To dust off a well-worn phrase: The future looks very bright in lighting .
For the Christian reader, this book provides a new perspective on well-worn Sunday school stories and a primer on the many interpretations and myths attached to Pilate throughout church history.
My friend John and I took up ground stands about 150 yards apart on well-worn trails.
Well-worn local currency is one thing, but Ecuadorans are accustomed to accepting dollar hills in near-immaculate condition.
If you buy the well-worn argument that all mothers without men are victims and their children are doomed, this book may bolster that bias.
Start with retro classics, like a well-worn denim jacket and five-pocket jeans, and add fashion flashbacks like halter tops, thick leather belts, handkerchief hemlines, and paisley prints.