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 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.
Alex Song has so far spent February 2018 as a free agent after he was released from Russian side Rubin Kazan.
Don’t forget to keep the old, spent flowers picked off to encourage continued blooming.
In the close quarters of a duck blind, or on some clay target ranges, an autoloader or pump shooter on your left will be pelting you with spent shells.
The mother was glamorous and reveled in parties and travel; the daughter was bookish and spent hours alone playing Bach on the piano.
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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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