grind down


Synonyms and Antonyms of grind down

  1. to subject to incapacitating emotional or mental stress the workers are being ground down by the long work hours which leave them little time for anything else Synonyms crush, devastate, floor, overwhelm (down), oppress, overcome, overmaster, overpower, prostrate, snow under, swamp, whelmRelated Words deluge, drown, sink; confute, defeat, refute; break, demoralize, distress, disturb, rock, shatter, stagger, throw, unman, unnerve, upset

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