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Idiom of the week- Wear off

Posted by englishlessons on August 25, 2014

Definition:

diminish gradually in effect

Examples:

As the effect of the pain reliever wore off, her injured knee began to bother her more.

The anesthesia that the dentist used is wearing off, and the feeling is returning to my lips.

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