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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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