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ground (down)

verb
past tense of grind (down)

Synonyms of ground (down)

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

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“Ground (down).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ground%20%28down%29. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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