Examples of spent in a Sentence
he plopped down in his chair, completely spent, and then fell asleep
Recent Examples of spent from the Web
The former England international spent two seasons in Rome and then left to Los Angeles in 2016 to play for MLS side LA Galaxy, where the 37-year-old is still playing.
The battles between the Hartland Sportsman's Club and Delafield began in 2010 when the city closed the club's outdoor gun range after spent bullets were found outside the range and one grazed a pregnant woman dining on a patio a quarter-mile away.
Writer Michelle McNamara became obsessed with the case and spent year researching it.
The Paris Saint-Germain full back spent eight seasons with the Catalan side, winning the Champions League three times, in 2009, 2011 and 2015.
The Spanish international spent two years with the Italian team between 2014 and 2016, scoring 27 goals in 93 appearances.
The 27-year-old spent parts of the past four seasons with the Ravens, catching 19 balls for 173 yards and one touchdown in 13 games last season.
The utility said the unattached part was found while a fifth canister was being filled with spent fuel assemblies.
On the day of the crash, Burley and six other team members first spent hours gathering evidence from the crash site.
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all in, beat, beaten, bleary, burned-out (or burnt-out), bushed, dead, done, drained, exhausted, fatigued, jaded, limp, logy (also loggy), played out, pooped [slang], prostrate, tapped out, tired, tuckered (out), washed-out, wearied, weary, wiped out, worn, worn-out;
worn to a frazzle;
SPENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of spent for English Language Learners
: used up and no longer useful
: tired and drained of energy
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