Meaning of WEARING in English
— 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 . 2012