Meaning of WEARING in English

WEARING

— wearingly , adv.

/wair"ing/ , adj.

1. gradually impairing or wasting: Reading small print can be wearing on the eyes.

2. wearying or exhausting: a wearing task.

3. relating to or made for wear.

[ 1805-15; WEAR + -ING 2 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .