Share this entry

wear out

Translation of wear out in Spanish:

  • 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1 (through use)
    (clothes/shoes/carpet/batteries)
    (excuse)
    hacer uso y abuso de
    1.2 (exhaust)
    (person)
    dejar rendido
    dejar de cama (Latin America) [colloquial]
    to wear oneself out
    agotarse
  • 2verb + adverb (through use)
    (shoes/towel/batteries)
    gastarse
See parent entry: wear

Definition of wear out in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day haughty
    Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
    adjective
    arrogantly superior and disdainful
    Cultural fact of the day

    Carnaval

    Carnaval is the three days of festivities preceding Lent, characterized by costumes, masks, drinking, music, and dancing. Spain's most colorful carnival is in Santa Cruz, Tenerife, and Cadiz's carnival is also famous. In Spanish-speaking Latin America, the carnivals of Uruguay, Bolivia, and Venezuela are very well known.