weatherworn

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

weather +‎ worn

Adjective[edit]

weatherworn (comparative more weatherworn, superlative most weatherworn)

  1. Damaged or eroded by the weather.
    • 1915, James Oliver Curwood, The Hunted Woman[1]:
      His hair, gray as the underwing of the owl whose note he forged, straggled in uncut disarray from under the drooping rim of a battered and weatherworn hat.
    • 1920, Earl Wayland Bowman, The Ramblin' Kid[2]:
      Old Heck said again, his weatherworn features working convulsively, "it's more than a mortal man can endure and stand!"