Definition of wear out phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

wear out

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb Tiredness
 
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Phrasal Verbs

wear out

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wear somethingout

 
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 to become, or make something become, thin or no longer able to be used, usually because it has been used too much He wore out two pairs of shoes last year.

wear somebody out

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wear yourself out

 
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 to make yourself/somebody feel very tired The kids have totally worn me out. You'll wear yourself out if you carry on working so hard. See related entries: Tiredness