Weathered - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈweT͟Hərd|  American pronunciation of the word weathered
Brit.  |ˈwɛðəd|  British pronunciation of the word weathered
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto weather
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto weather

adjective

- worn by exposure to the weather(syn: weather-beaten, weatherworn)

a house of weathered shingles

Examples

The wood on the porch has weathered over the years.

They weathered a terrible storm while at sea.

He has weathered the criticism well.

...a weathered old seaman who now captains a tour boat...

...he thought he weathered the table talk over dinner with his future in-laws rather well...

The other weathered a serious illness and lived on for two or three years.

The company weathered the storm of objections to the scheme.

Northern Ireland weathered the recession better than any other region in the UK.

The brick has weathered to a lovely pinky-brown.

Her face was weathered by the sun.

the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

A weathered old hut

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