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English definition of “outworn”


adjective uk   /ˌaʊtˈwɔːn/ us    /-ˈwɔːrn/
(especially of an idea or phrase) old-fashioned and used too often in the past, so no longer useful or importantOld or old-fashionedThe elderly
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