outspent

adjective

out·​spent ˌau̇t-ˈspent How to pronounce outspent (audio)
: completely worn out : exhausted
spurred him, like an outspent horse, to deathP. B. Shelley

Word History

First Known Use

1652, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of outspent was in 1652

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“Outspent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outspent. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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