verb (used with object), outwore, outworn, outwearing.
or last longer than; outlast: a well-made product that outwears its competition.
to exhaust in strength or endurance: The daily toil had soon outworn him.
to outlive or outgrow: Perhaps he will outwear those eccentricities.
out; destroy by wearing
: A child outwears clothes quickly.
to pass (time): trying to outwear the hours by reading.