This page is about the phrasal verb wear down
Meaning: to gradually make someone lose their strength and vitalitySynonym: wear out
- wear sb down The job was really hard and it wore me down so much that I had to quit.
- wear down sb The champion boxer gradually wore down his opponent by hitting him with lots of hard punches to the body.
The work really wore me down. After doing the job for a few weeks, I was
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Contributor: Matt Errey