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jaded

[jey-did]
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adjective
  1. dulled or satiated by overindulgence: a jaded appetite.
  2. worn out or wearied, as by overwork or overuse.
  3. dissipated: a jaded reprobate.
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Origin of jaded

First recorded in 1585–95; jade2 + -ed2
Related formsjad·ed·ly, adverbjad·ed·ness, nounun·jad·ed, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • "All but frying the sausage," Rose answered, achieving a pleasant tone in spite of her jadedness.

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    Mr. and Mrs. Haldeman-Julius


British Dictionary definitions for jadedness

jaded

adjective
  1. exhausted or dissipated
  2. satiated
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Derived Formsjadedly, adverbjadedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for jadedness

jaded

adj.

"bored by continual indulgence," 1630s; past participle adjective from jade (v.).

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