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Russian translation of “wear”

wear

verb
 
 
/weər/ (past tense wore, past participle worn)
DRESS [T] A1 to have a piece of clothing, jewellery, etc on your body
носить, быть одетым во что-либо
I wear jeans a lot of the time. She wears glasses. I don't usually wear make-up for work.Wearing clothes
FACE [T] to show a particular emotion on your face.
иметь вид
He was wearing a smile/frown.Expressing and showing feelings
HAIR [T] to arrange or grow your hair in a particular way
причесываться, стричься каким-либо образом
She usually wears her hair in a ponytail.Hairstyles
SPOIL [I, T] to become thin and damaged after being used a lot, or to make this happen
изнашивать(ся), протирать(ся)
The carpet is already starting to wear in places. He keeps wearing holes in his socks. → See also wear thinBecoming and making less strongDeteriorating and making worse
(Definition of wear verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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