English noun: fatigue
|1.||fatigue (state) temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work|
|Samples||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.
|Broader (hypernym)||temporary state|
|Narrower (hyponym)||asthenopia, exhaustion, eyestrain, grogginess, jet lag, logginess, loginess|
|2.||fatigue (state) used of materials (especially metals) in a weakened state caused by long stress|
|Broader (hypernym)||failing, weakness|
|3.||fatigue (feeling) (always used with a modifier) boredom resulting from overexposure to something|
|Samples||He was suffering from museum fatigue.|
After watching TV with her husband she had a bad case of football fatigue.
The American public is experiencing scandal fatigue.
|Broader (hypernym)||boredom, ennui, tedium|
|4.||fatigue (act) labor of a nonmilitary kind done by soldiers (cleaning or digging or draining or so on)|
|Samples||The soldiers were put on fatigue to teach them a lesson.|
They were assigned to kitchen fatigues.
|Broader (hypernym)||assignment, duty assignment|
|Domain category||armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine|
English verb: fatigue
|1.||fatigue (body) lose interest or become bored with something or somebody|
|Samples||I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food.|
|Synonyms||jade, pall, tire, weary|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||degenerate, deteriorate, devolve, drop|
|Narrower (hyponym)||conk out, peter out, poop out, retire, run down, run out, withdraw|
|2.||fatigue (body) exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress|
|Samples||We wore ourselves out on this hike.|
|Examples||Sam cannot fatigue Sue|
|Synonyms||fag, fag out, jade, outwear, tire, tire out, wear, wear down, wear out, wear upon, weary|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s somebody.|
Something ----s somebody
|Narrower (hyponym)||beat, exhaust, overfatigue, overtire, overweary, tucker, tucker out, wash up|
|Cause||fatigue, jade, pall, tire, weary|
|Antonyms||refreshen, freshen, refresh|