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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhausted, spentadjective

    depleted of energy, force, or strength

    "impossible to grow tobacco on the exhausted soil"; "the exhausted food sources"; "exhausted oil wells"

  2. exhausted, dog-tired, fagged, fatigued, played out, spent, washed-out, worn-out(a), worn out(p)adjective

    drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted

    "the day's shopping left her exhausted"; "he went to bed dog-tired"; "was fagged and sweaty"; "the trembling of his played out limbs"; "felt completely washed-out"; "only worn-out horses and cattle"; "you look worn out"

Wiktionary

  1. spentadjective

    Consumed, used up, exhausted, depleted.

    a spent cartridge

Wikipedia

  1. spent

    Spent (stylized SPENT) is an online game about poverty and homelessness. It was developed by advertising agency McKinney for their pro bono client Urban Ministries of Durham (UMD), a nonprofit organization in Durham, North Carolina that provides services to those in poverty. Players must make the difficult decisions necessary to live for one month on $100, often having to choose between equally disagreeable options, such as choosing between a healthy meal and working electricity, or covering the minimum on credit cards and paying the rent. Spent was released for browser and mobile in February 2011. Since its launch, it has been played more than 4 million times.

ChatGPT

  1. spent

    Spent is an adjective used to describe something that has already been used, exhausted, consumed, or utilized fully. It implies that the resources or energy have been entirely used up or no longer available for further use.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spent

    of Spend

  2. Spentadjective

    exhausted; worn out; having lost energy or motive force

  3. Spentadjective

    exhausted of spawn or sperm; -- said especially of fishes

Wikidata

  1. Spent

    Spent was an American Indie Rock band from Jersey City, New Jersey consisting of singer/guitarist John King, guitarist/singer/keyboardist Annie Hayden, bassist/occasional vocalist Joe Weston and drummer Ed Radich.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Spent

    spent, pa.t. and pa.p. of spend.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. spent

    From expend: said of a mast broken by accident, in contradistinction to one shot away.

Editors Contribution

  1. spent

    Participle form of the word spend

    The money is spent wisely on ensuring all have public housing on public land as the priority with the peoples choice


    Submitted by MaryC on July 28, 2021  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'spent' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #861

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'spent' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1006

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of spent in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    You look at Jeb -- Jeb's a loser, he's spent $110 million so far, he's at the bottom of the pack or toward the bottom of the pack. He's going nowhere. And the only thing he does is attack me.

  2. Paul Reiser today .:

    That was the goal, if you could get on the ‘ Tonight Show, ’ that was the standard. So The Tonight Show felt like a great validation … I had played The Tonight Show in my mind so many times, so when I finally got The Tonight Show, The Tonight Show felt surprisingly comfortable. And then when we recreated the set for The Tonight Show, it was eerie … Because I knew what it felt like to sit on that couch. It was electrifying. If you’re a young comedian, but someone has never heard of you, if you’ve done the' Tonight Show, ’ then people think you must be good. That was the only currency people understood. Certainly my parents did. For them, The Tonight Show was like, ‘ All right, he spent all those years staying up late in clubs and making $ 7 a week, but now he must be OK because he was on' The Tonight Show. ’ There was no other show that had that stamp of approval.

  3. Lynn Tramonte:

    These groups have spent 20 years looking for ways that they could hurt immigrants and now they've been given the keys to the kingdom.

  4. John Kotek:

    At Chernobyl… the last reactor was shut down in the year 2000. So the spent fuel that's on site there has had 20 plus years to cool, i can point to a statement from the IAEA related to this just earlier today. They said that heat load of spent fuel storage pool and the volume of cooling water at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant is sufficient for effective heat removal without the need for electrical supply.

  5. David Daleiden:

    The National Abortion Federation is a criminal organization that has spent years conspiring with Planned Parenthood on how to violate federal laws on partial-birth abortion and fetal tissue sales, the Center for Medical Progress will contest any attempts to suppress our First Amendment rights to free speech or silence the freedom of the citizen press.

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