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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Wearish \Wear"ish\, a. [Etymol. uncertain, but perhaps akin to weary.] [1913 Webster] 1. Weak; withered; shrunk. [Obs.] "A wearish hand." --Ford. [1913 Webster] A little, wearish old man, very melancholy by nature. --Burton. [1913 Webster] 2. Insipid; tasteless; unsavory. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Wearish as meat is that is not well tasted. --Palsgrave. [1913 Webster]