wear out

verb

Definition of wear out

transitive verb
2 :to make useless especially by long or hard usage
4 :to endure through :outlast
  • wear out a storm
5 :to consume (time) tediously
  • wear out idle days
intransitive verb
:to become useless from long or excessive wear or use

Examples of wear out in a Sentence

  1. keeping up with twin toddlers wears me out

First Known Use of wear out

14th century



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