What does the word Wore mean?

Usage examples for Wore

  1. The hot, dry summer wore away. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. Only one thing- she had a ring on her finger she never wore before, and didn't expect me to see." – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  3. The night wore on; it began to rain. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker