What does tired mean?

Definitions for tired
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tired(adj)

    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-worn(adj)

    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. tired(Adjective)

    In need of some rest or sleep.

  2. tired(Adjective)

    Fed up, annoyed, irritated, sick of.

    I'm tired of this

  3. tired(Adjective)

    Overused, cliché.

    a tired song

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tired

    of Tire

  2. Tired(adj)

    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?

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How to say tired in sign language?

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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:

    What we did today is basically say that the United States Congress is sick and tired of abdicating its responsibility -- constitutional responsibility -- on matters of war.

  2. Radiographer Paul Martin:

    Basically my blood sugars have come right down. I don't seem to be as tired as I used to be.

  3. Buzz Brockway:

    The mood of the public is tired of business as usual.

  4. John Fithian:

    Weve got some really tired staff, i talked to an exhibitor in Kansas who said, Ive never sold out a 7 a.m. show on Saturday morning before, and they were doing it all across their circuit.

  5. Los Angeles veterinarian Doug Kramer:

    I grew tired of euthanizing pets when I wasn't doing everything I could to make their lives better, i felt like I was letting them down.

Images & Illustrations of tired

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