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tired

adjective

: 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
:  drained of strength and energy :  fatigued often to the point of exhaustion
2
:  obviously worn by hard use :  run-down
3
tired·ly adverb
tired·ness noun
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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.

First Known Use of TIRED

14th century

Rhymes with TIRED

TIREDNESS Defined for Kids

tired

adjective \ˈtīrd\

Definition of TIRED for Kids

:  needing rest :  weary
Medical Dictionary

tired

adjective \ˈtī(ə)rd\

Medical Definition of TIRED

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

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