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    Default Breaking them in meaning

    "the shoes are fantastic, great for everyday use an for sports the only problem I have with them is breaking them in it's quite difficult"

    What does "breaking them in" mean?

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    Default Re: Breaking them in meaning

    Definition #4, here.
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