Simple Definition of exhaustion
: the state of being extremely tired : the state of being exhausted
: the act of using all of something : the act of exhausting something
Examples of exhaustion in a sentence
He worked to the point of complete exhaustion.
the exhaustion of our natural resources
First Known Use of exhaustion
EXHAUSTION Defined for Kids
Definition of exhaustion for Students
1 : the condition of being very tired
2 : the act of using up completely <exhaustion of a water supply>
Legal Definition of exhaustion
: the act or process of exhausting <even after the exhaustion of direct appellate review — W. R. LaFave and J. H. Israel>; specifically : exhaustion of remedies
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