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Definition 1: exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress - [verb of body]

Samples where weary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We wore ourselves out on this hike

Synonyms for weary in the sense of this definition

(weary is a kind of ...) cause to feel unwell

"She was indisposed"

(... is a kind of weary ) wear out completely

"This kind of work exhausts me" "I'm beat" "He was all washed up after the exam"

(... is a kind of weary ) tire excessively

(weary causes ...) lose interest or become bored with something or somebody

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

Definition 2: lose interest or become bored with something or somebody - [verb of body]

Samples where weary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for weary in the sense of this definition

(weary is a kind of ...) grow worse

"Her condition deteriorated" "Conditions in the slums degenerated" "The discussion devolved into a shouting match"

(... is a kind of weary ) use up all one's strength and energy and stop working

"At the end of the march, I pooped out"

(... is a kind of weary ) lose interest

"he retired from life when his wife died"

Definition 3: physically and mentally fatigued - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where weary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • `aweary' is archaic

Synonyms for weary in the sense of this definition

(weary is similar to ...) depleted of strength or energy

"tired mothers with crying babies" "too tired to eat"

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