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English adjective: weary

1. weary physically and mentally fatigued


Samples`aweary' is archaic.


Synonymsaweary


Similartired


Antonymsrested


English verb: weary

1. weary (body) exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress


SamplesWe wore ourselves out on this hike.


ExamplesSam wants to weary with Sue


Synonymsfag, fag out, fatigue, jade, outwear, tire, tire out, wear, wear down, wear out, wear upon


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)indispose


Narrower (hyponym)beat, exhaust, overfatigue, overtire, overweary, tucker, tucker out, wash up


Causefatigue, jade, pall, tire, weary


Antonymsrefreshen, freshen, refresh

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


SamplesI'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food.


Synonymsfatigue, jade, pall, tire


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)degenerate, deteriorate, devolve, drop


Narrower (hyponym)conk out, peter out, poop out, retire, run down, run out, withdraw









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