What does weariness mean?

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weari·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fatigue, weariness, tirednessnoun

    temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work

    "he was hospitalized for extreme fatigue"; "growing fatigue was apparent from the decline in the execution of their athletic skills"; "weariness overcame her after twelve hours and she fell asleep"

Wiktionary

  1. wearinessnoun

    exhaustion, fatigue or tiredness

  2. wearinessnoun

    a lack of interest or excitement

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wearinessnoun

    the quality or state of being weary or tried; lassitude; exhaustion of strength; fatigue

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weariness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weariness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of weariness in a Sentence

  1. Nicholas Dungan:

    There is no war-weariness in France like there is in the U.K. or the U.S. There is no sense that Chirac, (successor Nicolas) Sarkozy or Hollande has lied to the French people, there is no sense that the country has been taken in the wrong direction.

  2. Cyril Connolly:

    The goal of every culture is to decay through over-civilization; the factors of decadence, -- luxury, skepticism, weariness and superstition, -- are constant. The civilization of one epoch becomes the manure of the next.

  3. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne:

    It is a sign of contraction of the mind when it is content, or of weariness.

  4. Anais Nin:

    Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.

  5. Paul Valéry:

    A work is never completed except by some accident such as weariness, satisfaction, the need to deliver, or death: for, in relation to who or what is making it, it can only be one stage in a series of inner transformations.

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. motile
    • B. lank
    • C. dicotyledonous
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