an·​ti-fa·​tigue ˌan-tē-fə-ˈtēg How to pronounce anti-fatigue (audio)
: designed or intended to prevent or reduce fatigue
When you opt for a standing desk, youʼll need an anti-fatigue mat to keep your feet comfortable over those long hours standing while you work.Alan Henry

Examples of anti-fatigue in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And another 8,000 shoppers just added this anti-fatigue kitchen mat to their carts. Clara McMahon, Peoplemag, 2 Sep. 2023 Perhaps the most impressive part about these shoes is Timberland’s anti-fatigue technology, a unique blend of cone support and shock absorption. Karthika Gupta, Travel + Leisure, 30 Aug. 2023 These anti-fatigue insoles from Timerbland Pro are just the trick. Mike Richard, Men's Health, 29 Mar. 2023 Are anti-fatigue mats durable? Alyssa Brascia, Peoplemag, 24 Mar. 2023 Ergodriven’s Topo is the fidget-spinner version of an anti-fatigue mat. Chuong Nguyen, Ars Technica, 9 Mar. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1865, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-fatigue was in 1865

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“Anti-fatigue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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