Usage examples for Wore

  1. Ananda wore an expression of anxiety that he did not attempt to hide. – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  2. You may be sure I wore mine! – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  3. But as the week wore away, and no word came, his heart sank. – The Short Line War by Merwin-Webster
  4. After her tears she slept again, and the look her face wore was peaceful as never before. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  5. As she read it her face wore a peculiar expression. – Peggy Stewart at School by Gabrielle E. Jackson
  6. What with havin' to look after Elijah's washin' an' his mendin' an' his cookin' an' his room, an' what with holdin' down his new ideas an' explainin' to people as he didn'tmean what it sounds like when I ain't been able to hold 'em down, I do get pretty well wore out. – Susan Clegg and a Man in the House by Anne Warner
  7. He wore plain clothes and had a hard, determined face. – Frenzied Fiction by Stephen Leacock
  8. I never wore it but once, and it would suit you exactly. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  9. He passed himself off for him a second time and sold land of his; you found the clothes he wore hidden near his house. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
  10. The hours wore slowly on until it was past four o'clock. – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  11. Douglas wore a worried expression. – Judith of the Godless Valley by Honoré Willsie
  12. Raleigh was present, and he immediately threw off a beautiful new cloak he wore, and spread it on the ground. – The Boy's Book of Heroes by Helena Peake
  13. Their prayer finished, they sat together on the seat, now talking, and now silent in their joy, while all too fast the time wore on. – Fair Margaret by H. Rider Haggard
  14. Since his return, I had not seen his face wear so free and happy a look, as it then wore. – Daisy Burns (Volume 2) by Julia Kavanagh
  15. He wore an afternoon suit and a high hat! – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  16. They wore arctics, though the weather was fine. – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  17. From the heavy cloak she wore I thought that she must have just returned from a journey. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  18. Valmai, to the horror of Nance and her friends, wore her usual white dress. – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine