Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “wear”

See all translations

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 thin Becoming and making less strongDeteriorating and making worse
(Definition of wear verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “wear” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

guru

a religious leader or teacher in the Hindu or Sikh religion

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More