worm out

transitive verb

Definition of worm out

  1. 1 :  to push or force out by subtle pressure or undermining is trying to worm his partner out of the business

  2. 2 :  to dispossess or take from by subtle or deceptive means his associates hope to worm him out of his inheritance

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Origin and Etymology of worm out

2worm + out


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