exhausted exhausted  /ɪɡ ˈzɔ stəd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted
  2. (adj) depleted of energy, force, or strength
  3. (adj) drained physically

Usage(s):

  1. After 19 days of furious labor the colonists were safer but utterly exhausted.
  2. At the end, though, his appeals were exhausted and his attempts to manipulate the system became tiresome.
  3. Though Babur built a dynasty that was to last for 300 years, he never forgot his beloved Kabul, and exhausted vast riches to recreate its gardens throughout the subcontinent.

News

  1. Comments

    I disagree. I think the album stinks. Having seemingly exhausted their New York upper crust upbringing as subject matter, they are now reduced to writing generic love songs. Lame titles, weak lyrics, rote instrumentation, really, how can arms be everlasting?
    on June 28, 2013     Source: San Diego Reader

  2. Vitamin Drip Treatments Gaining Popularity

    A fad that started in Hollywood and expanded to the wider population involves an unusual way to get nutrition. Exhausted Americans are going to private clinics on their lunch breaks to get an IV drip of what some claim is an energy-boosting cocktail. “It’s really...        
    on June 27, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Market Mania Tapered In Quiet Overnight Session

    It's almost as if the manic-depressive market has gotten exhausted with the script of surging overnight volatility, and following a week of breathless global "taper tantrumed" trading, tonight's gentle ramp seems modest by comparison to recent violent swings. With no incremental news out of China, the Shanghai composite ended just modestly lower, the Nikkei rushed higher to catch up to the ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. "I couldn't stop thinking. My body was exhausted, and my mind was still going," Ledger said.
    on Jan 22, 2008 By: Heath Ledger Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. Castro wrote in an essay published Friday that preparations for the parliament meeting "left me exhausted," and when he finally decided not to accept another presidential term, he did not regret it.
    on Feb 24, 2006 By: Castro Source: 940 News

  3. "We are at the point where words have been exhausted and where there is need for action," Foreign Minister Ali Babacan of Turkey said Friday.
    on Nov 5, 2007 By: Ali Babacan Source: International Herald Tribune

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