What does tired mean?

Definitions for tired
taɪərdtired

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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

How to pronounce tired?

  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 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. Bernie Sanders:

    I think the American people get tired of seeing front page stories from the media day after day about emails.

  2. Carlos Vazquez:

    We don't know what's going to happen, we don't want the criminals ... but we don't want the government either. We're tired of their repression, of living this way.

  3. Marc Short:

    The American people are tired of this sham.

  4. Ade Olayinka:

    It's shocking how common my story is, i called the Board of Elections, even after I had bought my ticket, just to see if they would be able to send it to me on time. The woman I spoke to sounded so tired, and so dejected. They're all just so overwhelmed.

  5. Van Drew:

    I feel that I did what was right for me and right for the country, this impeachment is a weak, thin impeachment that just doesn't really mean anything much to most of the American people. And it has been a long, dark shadow on our country. And folks are tired. I really believe folks are tired of it.

Images & Illustrations of tired

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    the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
    • A. investigating
    • B. scrutiny
    • C. temptation
    • D. bash

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