run (someone) ragged

idiom

informal
: to make (someone) very tired
All this travel is running me ragged.
He was run ragged with/by all the travel.

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“Run (someone) ragged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/run%20%28someone%29%20ragged. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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