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Wiktionary

  1. spentadjective

    Consumed, used up, exhausted, depleted.

    a spent cartridge

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"

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

Freebase

  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.

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

How to pronounce spent?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Tom Lange:

    Initially... there were several knives found around the property, there were dozens and dozens of hours spent with over 100 officers searching property areas, sewers, streets, no-stone-unturned type of a situation.

  2. Christopher Thomas:

    Credit should be given for Google's good faith attempts to find a solution to the Commission's concerns with its three commitments offers and the almost 9 months engineering effort spent building that solution provisionally agreed with the Commission.

  3. Brian Klaas:

    During a global pandemic, the world needs a leader — someone to help coordinate responses to a virus that knows no borders. Instead, Donald Trump has spent much of Donald Trump time hawking disproven medicines, tweeting conspiracy theories, when the world looks to America to lead, they are finding a man who is singularly incapable of leading Donald Trump country, let alone the world.

  4. Gustavo Reveles:

    I measure it by the everyday coming and going of people, for someone who grew up on the border and for someone who spent half of his life crossing the border on a weekly basis, it's encouraging to be crossing back to Juarez without that sort of hesitation or worry that something might happen.

  5. Richard Bertinet:

    It is painful and embarrassing, i have spent more time in my life in this country than in France.

Images & Illustrations of spent

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