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Definition of "wear down" []

  • Used other than as an idiom: see wear,‎ down. (verb)
  • To cause (someone) physical or mental fatigue. (verb)

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Use "wear down" in a sentence
  • "Recurrences are especially likely if you use topical hydrocortisone ointments, which eventually thin the skin and wear down its natural immunity."
  • "“I am not going to wear down the pads of my feet so you can prove yourself to your females, Ranor,” Ruuqo said condescendingly."
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