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German translation of “wear”

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wear

noun
articles for use as clothes
die Kleidung
casual wear sportswear leisure wear.
(sometimes wear and tear) damage due to use
die Abnutzung
The hall carpet is showing signs of wear.
ability to withstand use
die Haltbarkeit
There’s plenty of wear left in these boots.
(Definition of wear from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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