exhausted

adjective ex·haust·ed \ ig-ˈzȯ-stəd \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of exhausted

1 :completely or almost completely depleted of resources or contents
  • … crops are grown in the resulting field for a year or a few years until the soil is exhausted, and then the field is abandoned …
  • —Jared Diamond
2 :depleted of energy :extremely tired
  • I mean I was just exhausted, totally exhausted. I could barely walk up a flight of stairs without panting and wheezing.
  • —Anthony DeCurtis

First Known Use of exhausted

circa 1656



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