tucker out

idiom

US, informal
: to cause (someone) to become very tired
Raking all the leaves tuckered me out.
often used as (be) tuckered out
We were all tuckered out by the hard work.

Examples of tucker out in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Under these conditions, even catch-and-release fishing and handling can tucker out trout to the point of death. Sarah Matusek, The Christian Science Monitor, 17 Aug. 2021

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“Tucker out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tucker%20out. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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