What is another word for wearing away?

357 synonyms found


[ wˈe͡əɹɪŋ ɐwˈe͡ɪ], [ wˈe‍əɹɪŋ ɐwˈe‍ɪ], [ w_ˈeə_ɹ_ɪ_ŋ ɐ_w_ˈeɪ]

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How to use "Wearing away" in context?

When I was younger, I always thought that growing older meant one thing: wearing away. My skin would get thinner, my hair would get greener, and my bones would start to show. I figured that as I got older, I would slowly become a skeleton, with only the clothes I wore clinging to my body. I was very mistaken. I have now reached my middle age, and I can say with certainty that growing old does not mean wearing away. In fact, ageing can actually be very peaceful, if you approach it the right way. Here are four ways that ageing can be positive:

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