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wear down

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwear down phrasal verb1 SMALLto gradually become flatter or smoother, or to make something become like this, because of rubbing or use My shoes have worn down at the heel.wear something ↔ down Its teeth were worn down.2 WEAKNOT SURE wear somebody ↔ down to gradually make someone physically weaker or less determined It was clear he was being worn down by the rumours over his future. wear→ See Verb table
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Verb table
wear
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywear
he, she, itwears
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywore
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave worn
he, she, ithas worn
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad worn
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill wear
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have worn
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam wearing
he, she, itis wearing
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you, we, theyare wearing
Past
I, he, she, itwas wearing
you, we, theywere wearing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been wearing
he, she, ithas been wearing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been wearing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be wearing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been wearing
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