used or burdened properly as careworn appearance or face
- showing the putting on outcomes of overwork or care or suffering
- Worn or burdened with care; as, careworn appearance or face.
1828, from attention (n.) + used.
With the exception of the aunt, beside whom sat only one elderly lady, who with her thin careworn face was rather out of place in this brilliant society, the whole company had settled into three groups.