English dictionary definition of:



  • the act of having on your person as a covering or adornment
  • a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
  • impairment resulting from long use


  • have or show an appearance of
  • have on one's person
  • put clothing on one's body
  • be dressed in
  • exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress
  • deteriorate through use or stress
  • go to pieces
  • last and be usable
  • have in one's aspect; wear an expression of one's attitude or personality


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Spellzone course content

View spelling list ear words and learn about the word wear in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 12. Spelling choices for /air/ sound: air, are, ear.

Other Spellzone word lists: Clothes, verbs

Scrabble score for wear

Scrabble score = 7

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