Meaning of WEAR in English
( v. i. )
To endure or suffer use; to last under employment; to bear the consequences of use, as waste, consumption, or attrition; as, a coat wears well or ill; -- hence, sometimes applied to character, qualifications, etc.; as, a man wears well as an acquaintance.
Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary. Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster. 2012