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 wear out

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 wear out
      v 1: exhaust or tire through overuse or great strain or stress;
           "We wore ourselves out on this hike" [syn: tire, wear
           upon, tire out, wear, weary, jade, outwear, wear
           down, fag out, fag, fatigue] [ant: refresh]
      2: go to pieces; "The lawn mower finally broke"; "The gears
         wore out"; "The old chair finally fell apart completely"
         [syn: break, wear, bust, fall apart]
      3: deteriorate through use or stress; "The constant friction
         wore out the cloth" [syn: wear, wear off, wear thin]