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tired

adjective

Simple Definition of tired

  • : feeling a need to rest or sleep

  • : bored or annoyed by something because you have heard it, seen it, done it, etc., for a long time

  • : used over and over again

Full Definition of tired

  1. 1 :  drained of strength and energy :  fatigued often to the point of exhaustion

  2. 2 :  obviously worn by hard use :  run-down

  3. 3 :  trite, hackneyed

tired·ly adverb
tired·ness noun

Examples of tired

  1. I was really tired after the long trip.

  2. She's too tired to go out tonight.

  3. The children were tired after the hike.

  4. We had to listen to the same old tired excuses again.



14th Century

First Known Use of tired

14th century

Rhymes with tired


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tired

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adjective \ˈtī(ə)rd\

Medical Definition of tired

  1. :  drained of strength and energy :  fatigued often to the point of exhaustion






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