wear-v; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: don, assume, feature

She was wearing yellow that day.
He wore a red rose bud in his lapel.
She wore her prettiest smile for him.
He wore a look of disgust through the entire speech.
I like to wear my hair in a French twist.
He decided to wear his white silk suit.

VerbNet: simple_dressing-41.3.1
FrameNet: Wearing
PropBank: wear.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3, 5, 9

Sense Number 2: deteriorate, tire, break down

I wore a hole in my jeans.
This vacuum cleaner seems to be wearing out.
It was really wearing to weed the strawberry fields from dawn to dusk.

VerbNet: wipe_manner-10.4.1-1
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: wear.06
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4, 7, 8

Sense Number 3: endure, last, be usable

The treads on those tires will wear for years.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6