Definition of bleary
- a bleary view
- bleary travelers
She looked at me with bleary eyes.
disoriented, bleary passengers departing from the red-eye
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all in, beat, beaten, burned-out (or burnt-out), bushed, dead, done, drained, exhausted, fatigued, jaded, limp, logy (also loggy), played out, pooped [slang], prostrate, spent, tapped out, tired, tuckered (out), washed-out, wearied, weary, wiped out, worn, worn-out;
worn to a frazzle;
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having a quality expressive of sadness
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