- [verb] exhaust or tire through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
Synonyms: tire, wear upon, tire out, wear, weary, jade, outwear, wear down, fag out, fag, fatigue
- [verb] go to pieces; "The lawn mower finally broke"; "The gears wore out"; "The old chair finally fell apart completely"
Synonyms: break, wear, bust, fall apart
- [verb] deteriorate through use or stress; "The constant friction wore out the cloth"
Synonyms: wear, wear off, wear thin