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'Worn' also has this meaning, so 'worn' and 'worn out' are exactly the same?

worn out

Something that is worn out can no longer be used because it is so old or because it has been damaged by continued use:My jeans are almost worn out because I've worn them so much.

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Tara2'worn' and 'worn out' are exactly the same?

No. They certainly are not the same in the example sentence you quoted.

Tara2My jeans are almost worn out because I've worn them so much.

This sentence means approximately this: My jeans are almost ready for the trash bin because I have put them on so much.

CJ

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Many thanks!

When are they interchangeable, please? Since the definitions are similar.

Is 'out' in 'worn out' like 'out of use'?

Is it always 'worn out/worn' and can't be 'wear out/wear'?


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Tara2When are they interchangeable, please?

I can't think of any case where they are interchangeable, so I have to say "Never".

CJ

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Tara2Is it always 'worn out/worn' and can't be 'wear out/wear'?

The verbs are 'wear' and 'wear out'. They can be used in all the forms that any verb can be used.

I'm going to wear this shirt to the party tonight. I have worn it before. I like wearing this shirt.

This shirt is starting to wear out. I had one just like it several years ago, and it wore out very soon after I bought it, and I had to throw it away.


'worn' and 'worn out' can be used as adjectives. In this case the meanings are more similar, but not exactly the same. 'worn' means it's showing signs of use. Soon it will be worn out. 'worn out' means it can't be used anymore.

Those socks look very worn. You should get some new ones before they are completely worn out.

CJ

Many thanks CJ!!!