Worn thin legal definition of worn thin
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Related to worn thin: wearing down
, wearing off
, wearing thin
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WEAR. A great dam made across a river, accommodated for the taking of fish,
or to convey a stream to a mill. Jacob's Law Dict. h.t. Vide Dam.
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To all of you coaches whose days we may have accidentally lengthened or worn thin
, we apologize for hitting under .
But the joke's worn thin
for R&B crooner Craig David, who moans that he's "tired" of the latex character created by Avid Merrion (right).
I'd just gotten out of a long relationship with STP that had really worn thin
,'' Weiland says.