Synonyms of worn in English:


See definition of worn


1‘his hat was old and worn’


shabby, well worn, worn out, worn to shreds, threadbare, tattered, in tatters, in ribbons, in rags, in holes, holey, falling to pieces, falling apart at the seams, ragged, frayed, patched, moth-eaten, faded, seedy, shoddy, sorry, scruffy, dilapidated, crumbling, broken-down, run down, tumbledown, decrepit, deteriorated, on its last legs, having seen better days, time-worn

informal tatty, ratty, the worse for wear, clapped out

British informal grotty

North American informal raggedy, raggedy-ass

NZ Australian informal warby

literary rent


new, smart

2‘her face looked tired and worn’


strained, drawn, drained, worn out, fatigued, tired, tired out, exhausted, weary, wearied, wan, sapped, spent, careworn, haggard, hollow-cheeked, hollow-eyed, gaunt, pinched, pale, peaky, pasty-faced, washed out, ashen, blanched

informal worn to a frazzle, all in, done in, dog-tired, dead on one's feet, dead beat, fit to drop, played out, fagged out, shattered, bushed

British informal knackered, whacked

North American informal pooped, tuckered out


fresh, energetic