Definition of 'burn out'
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I stopped to rest so many times on the stairs that I thought my candle would burn out and leave me in darkness. THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2002)Soon all the stars would burn out and die, and each man and woman across the galaxy would be burnt and broken and dead. THE BROKEN GOD'But you must work with Chi-Chi on K. I mean...' People burn out all the time working on K. I've seen it happen. POPCO (2004)
"The power of the vision is simply too great: it can burn out an unprepared mind in a moment. LORD PRESTIMION (2001)
Trends of 'burn out'
Used Occasionally. burn out is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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