wear (sth) away Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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wear (sth) away

phrasal verb with wear uk   /weər/  us   /wer/ verb (wore, worn)
to ​becomethin and ​disappear after ​repeated use or ​rubbing, or to ​cause something to ​becomethin and ​disappear in this way: In some ​diseases, the ​protectivelayer in a ​jointwears away.
(Definition of wear (sth) away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wear (sth) away”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)磨损,磨掉…
in Turkish bir zaman sonra kaybolmak, kullanılarak zamanla gözden kaybetmek…
in Russian стирать(ся), исчезать…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)磨損,磨掉…
in Polish zacierać się/ coś…
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