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Meaning of “run yourself into the ground” in the English Dictionary

"run yourself into the ground" in British English

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run yourself into the ground

informal to make yourself very ​tired by ​working too much: We ​ran ourselves into the ​ground to ​meet the ​Julydeadline.
(Definition of run yourself into the ground from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run yourself into the ground”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拼命工作,累得筋疲力尽,把自己累垮…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拼命工作,累得筋疲力盡,把自己累垮…
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