"Everyone was exhausted, and when people are exhausted, one wants to get busy, but the other doesn't," he says.
The actors perform these scenes for four, sometimes six hour, stints and are “exhausted,” he adds, by the end of their shifts.
“We were exhausted, but it was something I just had to do,” says Chin.
exhausted, Christopher went directly back to the Hope Center to sleep—his first in three days.
The fund would then disburse the money based on a formula, providing regular payments until the endowment is exhausted.
The man was reeking with sweat, exhausted and in mortal fear.
For a long time he sat, too exhausted by his emotions to think.
They numbered seven hundred men, and were exhausted with hunger, thirst, and fatigue.
By this time, however, their horses had given out, and their food was exhausted.
The situation was changed; yet he felt too exhausted to disavow the servant's conclusion.
mid-17c., "consumed, used up;" of persons, "tired out," past participle adjective from exhaust (v.). Related: Exhaustedly.
"waste gas," 1848, originally from steam engines, from exhaust (v.). In reference to internal combustion engines by 1896.