What does burn out mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blow out, burn out, blow(verb)

    melt, break, or become otherwise unusable

    "The lightbulbs blew out"; "The fuse blew"

Wiktionary

  1. burn out(Verb)

    To extinguish due to lack of fuel.

  2. burn out(Verb)

    To tire due to overwork.

  3. burn out(Verb)

    To make (someone) unavailable for work involving exposure to ionizing radiation by employing (the person) in such work until the person's accumulated exposure reaches the maximum permitted for an administrative period, typically a year.

Freebase

  1. Burn Out

    Burn Out is the second album by Christian pop punk band Slick Shoes, released in 1998.

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How to say burn out in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of burn out in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of burn out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of burn out in a Sentence

  1. Ray Russell:

    It's going to be probably two days, it's going to have to burn out at the tank.

  2. Kurt Cobain:

    It's better to burn out than fade away.

  3. Jack London, Personal Credo:

    I would rather be ashes than dust. I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by a dryrot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in a magnificient glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.

  4. Thomas Miller:

    Is it acceptable that we just let these fires burn out? we have to have a comprehensive plan to identify training levels required and to make sure training is available.

  5. Engineer.AI:

    Travel is a creative way to let the soul expand. You need to be able to shift to a lower gear often, else you will just burn out. Says Engineer.ai CEO

Images & Illustrations of burn out

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  • palaa loppuunFinnish
  • [[ficar]] [[esgotado]]/[[exausto]]Portuguese
  • перегора́ть, выдыха́ться, вы́гореть, перегоре́ть, выгора́ть, вы́дохнуться, сгора́ть, сгоре́тьRussian

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