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To wear out, especially through excessive use.

I figure this car has a few more years left in it and I intend to run it into the ground before purchasing another.

Additional definitions for 'run into the ground':

run into the groundTo discuss ad nauseam.
run into the groundTo mismanage to the point of ruin.
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