What is the meaning of tired?



  • Depleted of strength or energy.
    • usage: "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"
  • Repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse.
    • usage: "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'"
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APAWordNet. (2010). tired. Retrieved August 20, 2018, from http://smartdefine.org/tired/definitions/1185479
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MLAWordNet. "tired" 23 October 2010. Web. 20 August 2018. <http://smartdefine.org/tired/definitions/1185479>
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