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adjective Literary.
  1. wearied or tired; fatigued.
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Origin of aweary

First recorded in 1545–55; a-1 + weary
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Examples from the Web for aweary

Historical Examples of aweary

  • He said, "I am aweary, aweary, I wish these flies were dead."

    Punchinello, Vol. 1, No. 11, June 11, 1870


  • I am aweary, good strangers, I pray you lead me to her grave.

    A Tramp Abroad, Complete

    Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

  • The saints themselves must at times have been aweary from hearing Honora's name.

  • He was aweary, he said, and indeed he looked it; but he would not alight.

  • “Well, but I am not aweary, and have no aventures to tell,” Milly makes answer.

    Joyce Morrell's Harvest

    Emily Sarah Holt