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  Definition of wear out
  1. exhaust or tire through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
  2. deteriorate through use or stress; "The constant friction wore out the cloth"
  3. go to pieces; "The lawn mower finally broke"; "The gears wore out"; "The old chair finally fell apart completely"
Similar Words: tire, wear upon, tire out, wear, weary, jade, outwear, wear down, fag out, fag, fatigue, wear off, wear thin, break, bust, fall apart

 

See Also: wear away, wear off, whittle away, whittle down, chip, chip off, come off, break away, break off, crash, break up, break apart

 

Hyponyms: exhaust, wash up, beat, tucker, tucker out, overtire, overweary, overfatigue, ablate, scuff, fray, frazzle

 

Grouped Verbs: break, bust

 

Derivational Morphology: fatigue, weariness, tiredness, hack, jade, nag, plug, wear

 

Anagrams: outwear

 

 
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