Burn out

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Phrasal verb: Burn out

Spanish translation: agotarse, cansarse de manera extrema con el trabajo

Definition: to become exhausted, even ill, when you work to hard or are overwhelmed

Used in sentences:

1. The overtime of this project is really burning me out.

2. Young parents who are working and not sleeping tend to burn out.

3. You need to keep a good work/life balance so you don’t burn out.

Related words or phrases: become exhausted, run out of steam

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