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Meaning of “wear on” - Learner’s Dictionary

wear on

phrasal verb with wear     /weər/ verb ( past tense wore, past participle worn)
If a period of time wears on, it passes, especially slowly: As time wore on she became more and more unhappy.Spending time and time passing
(Definition of wear on from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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