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footworn

[foo t-wawrn, -wohrn] /ˈfʊtˌwɔrn, -ˌwoʊrn/
adjective
1.
worn down by the feet:
a footworn pavement.
2.
Origin of footworn
1785-1795
1785-95; foot + worn
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  • The corkscrew stairway, broken and footworn though it is, seems infinitely less perilous.

    Cheerful--By Request Edna Ferber
  • Night after night they played their fiddles and danced till dawn on their footworn puncheon floors.

    The Conquest Eva Emery Dye
  • It is a charming place, rather shabby and footworn, as befits a strictly popular resort, but with a character all its own.

British Dictionary definitions for footworn

footworn

/ˈfʊtˌwɔːn/
adjective
1.
Also footweary. footsore
2.
worn away by the feet: a footworn staircase
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