EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

By analogy to past participles like torn from tear and sworn from swear.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

worn (comparative more worn, superlative most worn)

  1. damaged and shabby as a result of much use

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

worn

  1. past participle of wear

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Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

worn

  1. Alternative form of weren

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

worn m

  1. great many, multitude
  2. crowd, swarm, band, flock

ReferencesEdit

  • worn in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary