Synonyms of 'run down'
▷ See run
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If you are debilitated by something such as an illness, it causes your body or mind to become gradually weaker.
Fear threatened to debilitate me.
The effort of speaking had exhausted him.
If something tires you or if you tire, you feel that you have used a lot of energy and you want to rest or sleep.
If driving tires you, take the train.
Thesaurus for run down from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you run people or things down , you criticize them strongly.