wear through


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Related to wear through: wear off
Translations

w>wear through

vt sepdurchwetzen; elbows, trousers alsodurchscheuern; soles of shoesdurchlaufen
visich durchwetzen; (elbows, trousers also)sich durchscheuern; (soles of shoes)sich durchlaufen; his sweater has worn through at the elbowssein Pullover ist an den Ellenbogen durchgewetzt