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"
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
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
wē′ri, adj. worn-out: having the strength or patience exhausted: tired: causing weariness: (prov.) puny.—v.t. to wear out or make weary: to reduce the strength or patience of: to harass.—v.i. to become weary or impatient: to long for.—adjs. Wea′ried, tired; Wea′riful, wearisome.—adv. Wea′rifully.—adj. Wea′riless, incessant.—adv. Wea′rily.—n. Wea′riness.—adj. Wea′risome, making weary: tedious.—adv. Wea′risomely.—n. Wea′risomeness.—Weary out, to exhaust. [A.S. wérig, weary.]
wē′ri, n. (Scot.) a curse, as in 'weary on you.'
The numerical value of weary in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of weary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
After three days men grow weary of a wench, a guest, and rainy weather.
The American people are war weary [in Afghanistan] and just tired of fighting wars in general.
We cannot grow weary in the face of these ideological assaults on basic fundamental services, whether it's the VA, Medicare, Social Security.
They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old.Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.At the going down of the sun, and in the morning,We shall remember them.
I would say to a war-weary country that if we do not begin to take back ground back from ISIS, we will see war visit us here more dramatically and repeatedly, i would be launching a major offensive against ISIS right now.
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- cansado, cansarSpanish
- väsynyt, lopen uupunutFinnish
- las, lasse, lasserFrench
- far scendere il latte alle ginocchia, spossato, annoiato, tediato, annoiare, annoiarsi, tediareItalian
- uitputting, vermoeien, uitputten, vermoeidheidDutch
- утомлённый, усталыйRussian
- tröttna, trött, trötta, trötta utSwedish
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