Exhausted - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪɡˈzɔːstɪd|  American pronunciation of the word exhausted
Brit.  |ɪɡˈzɔːstɪd|  British pronunciation of the word exhausted
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto exhaust
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto exhaust

adjective

- drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted(syn: dog-tired, fagged, fatigued, gone, spent, washed-out, worn-out)

the day's shopping left her exhausted

- drained physically

the day's events left her completely exhausted--her strength drained

Examples

He can talk about baseball for hours and still feel that he hasn't exhausted the subject .

Her father was a tired and exhausted individual, loaded with years.

You look absolutely exhausted.

I was exhausted by the journey.

the day's shopping left her exhausted

the day's events left her completely exhausted--her strength drained

...kept socking the punching bag until he was exhausted...

Exhausted, he slumped down into the chair.

The exhausted racers lay on the ground, gulping air.

The exhausted racers were gulping for air.

The whole crew seemed exhausted, probably from overworking.

...peaceniks argued that all the nonmilitary options had not been exhausted...

...the million-dollar lottery winner was such a prodigal that his windfall was exhausted after only a few years...

...after his tantrum, the toddler lapsed into an exhausted quietude and fell asleep...

...the lottery winner was exhausted after a long night of revelry...

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