jaded jaded  /ˈdʒeɪ dəd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) exhausted
  2. (adj) dulled by surfeit

Usage(s):

  1. I'm pretty jaded, but I had no idea that people were getting sick of restaurants.
  2. That of the novice in politics who became a master of the art, trusted her own instincts and discovered she could be right more often than her jaded rivals could ever have imagined.
  3. Oranges can't titillate their jaded palates.

News

  1. The Economist Intelligent Unit (EIU) Reveals Data Challenges Have Created Significant Gaps in Marketers' Understanding ...

    LONDON, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lack of Data Skills Have Left 70% of Consumers Jaded by "Personalised" Marketing Campaigns   A new survey released today by Lyris, Inc. (OTCBB: LYRI), a ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Schwab: Vikings’ Navigato elated about first D-I offer

    This time next year, Geneva boys basketball standout Nate Navigato might be jaded to the college recruiting process.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Kane County Chronicle

  3. The Summer Company's State of the Union

    The performance to watch is Jay Keenan's as the jaded Washington insider James Conover. by F. J. Hartland Can an honest person be elected President of the United States? Industrialist and idealist Grant Matthews is full of plans to go to Washington and fix what's wrong with America.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Pittsburgh City Paper

Quotes

  1. "We will give absolutely everything to do it. You saw that in the game today," said Wenger. "We were a bit jaded but we kept going. We needed the three points and we got it after the 90 minutes."
    on Mar 13, 2010 By: Arsene Wenger Source: BBC Sport

  2. "The business was changing, everything was changing," said McCartney, who left EMI Music, a unit of EMI Group PLC. "I started to think that the record companies didn't know how to deal with it and they were getting boring and jaded."
    on Oct 22, 2007 By: Paul McCartney Source: Forbes

  3. "I know that there are some human rights violations taking place in Tibet and the Dalai Lama is speaking out. This sounds so naive and jaded, but there is only so much time in the day and I have been spending most of mine preparing myself to be at...
    on Apr 8, 2007 By: Kyle Shewfelt Source: 940 News

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