What does weary mean?

Definitions for weary
ˈwɪər iweary

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word weary.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aweary, weary(verb)

    physically and mentally fatigued

    "`aweary' is archaic"

  2. tire, wear upon, tire out, wear, weary, jade, wear out, outwear, wear down, fag out, fag, fatigue(verb)

    exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress

    "We wore ourselves out on this hike"

  3. tire, pall, weary, fatigue, jade(verb)

    lose interest or become bored with something or somebody

    "I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food"

Wiktionary

  1. weary(Verb)

    To make or to become weary.

  2. weary(Adjective)

    A feeling of being mentally fatigued.

    A weary traveller knocked at the door.

  3. weary(Adjective)

    Expressive of fatigue.

    He gave me a weary smile.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Weary

    having the strength exhausted by toil or exertion; worn out in respect to strength, endurance, etc.; tired; fatigued

  2. Weary

    causing weariness; tiresome

  3. Weary

    having one's patience, relish, or contentment exhausted; tired; sick; -- with of before the cause; as, weary of marching, or of confinement; weary of study

  4. Weary(verb)

    to reduce or exhaust the physical strength or endurance of; to tire; to fatigue; as, to weary one's self with labor or traveling

  5. Weary(verb)

    to make weary of anything; to exhaust the patience of, as by continuance

  6. Weary(verb)

    to harass by anything irksome

  7. Weary(verb)

    to grow tired; to become exhausted or impatient; as, to weary of an undertaking

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Weary

    wē′ri, adj. worn-out: having the strength or patience exhausted: tired: causing weariness: (prov.) puny.—v.t. to wear out or make weary: to reduce the strength or patience of: to harass.—v.i. to become weary or impatient: to long for.—adjs. Wea′ried, tired; Wea′riful, wearisome.—adv. Wea′rifully.—adj. Wea′riless, incessant.—adv. Wea′rily.—n. Wea′riness.—adj. Wea′risome, making weary: tedious.—adv. Wea′risomely.—n. Wea′risomeness.—Weary out, to exhaust. [A.S. wérig, weary.]

  2. Weary

    wē′ri, n. (Scot.) a curse, as in 'weary on you.'

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How to say weary in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weary in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of weary in a Sentence

  1. Jeffrey Karoff:

    We had no idea the film was going to garner so much recognition and so many viewers, at first I think Ra enjoyed the recognition, especially locally in northern New Mexico, though even then he was ambivalent about it. Later he grew weary of the attention and felt it was a distraction from the work.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    Whenever you’re weary and tempted to give up on anything worth having/enjoying at the long, just remember that your prospective breakthrough/success could be one day/a stone throw away. Now, that demands, you shouldn't easily give up on your faith. Rather, you've got to persist/persevere until you actualize/realize your dream/target/goal/mission/aspiration.

  3. Galations 69 Bible:

    And let us not be weary in well doing for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.

  4. Doctor Who:

    Rest is for the weary, sleep is for the dead.

  5. Robertson Davies:

    He types his labored column -- weary drudge! Senile fudge and solemn: spare, editor, to condemn these dry leaves of his autumn.

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