clapped-out

adjective
\ ˌklapt-ˈau̇t How to pronounce clapped-out (audio) \

Definition of clapped-out

chiefly British
: worn-out also : tired

First Known Use of clapped-out

1946, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of clapped-out was in 1946

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“Clapped-out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clapped-out. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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clapped-out

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of clapped-out

: old or damaged from being used too much

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