[ burnd-out ]
/ ˈbɜrndˈaʊt /


consumed; rendered unserviceable or ineffectual by maximum use: a burned-out tube.
exhausted or made listless through overwork, stress, or intemperance.
deprived of one's regular place to live, work, etc., by a destructive fire.

Nearby words

  1. burnable,
  2. burnaby,
  3. burne-jones,
  4. burned,
  5. burned up,
  6. burner,
  7. burner phone,
  8. burnet,
  9. burnet rose,
  10. burnet, sir macfarlane

Also burnt-out.

Origin of burned-out

First recorded in 1805–15

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