What does tired mean?

Definitions for tired
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tiredadjective

    depleted of strength or energy

    "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"

  2. banal, commonplace, hackneyed, old-hat, shopworn, stock(a), threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, well-wornadjective

    repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

    "bromidic sermons"; "his remarks were trite and commonplace"; "hackneyed phrases"; "a stock answer"; "repeating threadbare jokes"; "parroting some timeworn axiom"; "the trite metaphor `hard as nails'"

Wiktionary

  1. tiredadjective

    In need of some rest or sleep.

  2. tiredadjective

    Fed up, annoyed, irritated, sick of.

    I'm tired of this

  3. tiredadjective

    Overused, cliché.

    a tired song

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tired

    of Tire

  2. Tiredadjective

    weary; fatigued; exhausted

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tired' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2780

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tired' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1431

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tired' in Adjectives Frequency: #338

Anagrams for tired »

  1. drite, tried

  2. Drite

  3. Tried

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tired in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tired in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of tired in a Sentence

  1. Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina:

    If you're tired of the sound bites, the vitriol, the pettiness, the egos, the corruption; if you believe that it's time to declare the end of identity politics; if you believe that it's time to declare the end of lowered expectations; if you believe that it's time for citizens to stand up to the political class and say enough, then join us.

  2. President Barack Obama:

    I want us to be able, when we walk out this door, to say, 'We couldn't think of anything else that we didn't try to do ... that we weren't timid or got tired or somehow thinking about the next thing because there is no next thing,'.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    I want us to be able when we walk out this door to say we couldn't think of anything else that we didn't try to do, that we didn't shy away from a challenge because it was hard. That we weren't timid or got tired or somehow thinking about the next thing because there is no next thing.

  4. Commander Stephen:

    People are tired. The pressure relents, in general, they sleep and we do our job.

  5. Sarah Turner:

    I was most definitely addicted to Coke. I could just drink it all day and not think about the effect it has on my body, i was always tired and had no energy to do anything, but now I can take my children out and run round in the park with them.

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