Translation of "run sb ragged" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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run sb ragged

informal

If you run someone ragged, you make them very tired, usually by giving them too much work or work that is too demanding.

(通常透過給某人沈重或艱巨的工作)使(某人)筋疲力盡,壓得(某人)透不過氣來
The kids have run me ragged this week - I'm glad they're going back to school tomorrow. 這一星期孩子們可把我累壞了——他們明天就要回學校上學了,我真開心。

(Translation of “run sb ragged” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)