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English definition of “wear out something”

wear out something

verb phrasal verb with wear  /weər/ ( past tense wore  /wɔr, woʊr/, past participle worn  /wɔrn, woʊrn/) us  

(USE REPEATEDLY)

to use something so much or for so long that it is no longer usable: I read that book over and over till I wore it out.
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