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wear out

wear out

 
pronunciation:
weIr aUt
See:
wear
part of speech: phrase
definition 1: to make useless through prolonged use.
He wore out his sneakers.
antonyms:
renew
similar words:
exhaust, hack, perish
definition 2: to make weary; exhaust.
The dancing wore us out.
similar words:
exhaust, fatigue, fray, overdo, prostrate