Definitions for wearyˈwɪər i
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
wea•ryˈwɪər i(adj.)-ri•er, -ri•est
(adj.)physically or mentally exhausted; fatigued; tired.
characterized by or causing fatigue:
a weary journey.
impatient or dissatisfied with something (often fol. by of):
weary of excuses.
characterized by or causing impatience or dissatisfaction; tedious; irksome:
a weary wait.
(v.i.)to make or become weary; fatigue or tire.
to make or grow impatient or dissatisfied with something (often fol. by of):
He wearied of living in hotel rooms.
Origin of weary:
bef. 900; ME wery, OE wērig, c. OS sīthwōrig trip-weary, OHG wuarag drunk; akin to OE wōrian to crumble, totter
physically and mentally fatigued
"`aweary' is archaic"
tire, wear upon, tire out, wear, weary, jade, wear out, outwear, wear down, fag out, fag, fatigue(verb)
exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress
"We wore ourselves out on this hike"
tire, pall, weary, fatigue, jade(verb)
lose interest or become bored with something or somebody
"I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
We were weary from walking all day.; "We can't afford it," she said wearily.; his expression of weariness
To make or to become weary.
A feeling of being mentally fatigued.
A weary traveller knocked at the door.
Expressive of fatigue.
He gave me a weary smile.
having the strength exhausted by toil or exertion; worn out in respect to strength, endurance, etc.; tired; fatigued
causing weariness; tiresome
having one's patience, relish, or contentment exhausted; tired; sick; -- with of before the cause; as, weary of marching, or of confinement; weary of study
to reduce or exhaust the physical strength or endurance of; to tire; to fatigue; as, to weary one's self with labor or traveling
to make weary of anything; to exhaust the patience of, as by continuance
to harass by anything irksome
to grow tired; to become exhausted or impatient; as, to weary of an undertaking
Translations for weary
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
tired; with strength or patience exhausted
a weary sigh; He looks weary; I am weary of his jokes.
- تَعْبان، ضَجِر، مُرْهَقArabic
- cansadoPortuguese (BR)
- fatigado, agotado, cansadoSpanish
- umoran, iscrpljenCroatian
- þreyttur, þreytulegurIcelandic
- letih, bosanMalay
- vermoeid; beuDutch
- trett, utmattet, leiNorwegian
- zmęczony, znużonyPolish
- trött, uttröttadSwedish
- yorgun, bıkmış, usanmışTurkish
- 疲倦的Chinese (Trad.)
- стомлений; такий, що втратив терпінняUkrainian
- تھکا ہواUrdu
- mệt mỏiVietnamese
- 疲倦的Chinese (Simp.)
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