dog-tired

[ dawg-tahyuh rd, dog- ]
/ ˈdɔgˈtaɪərd, ˈdɒg- /

adjective

utterly exhausted; worn out.

Nearby words

  1. dog-legged,
  2. dog-paddle,
  3. dog-poor,
  4. dog-roll,
  5. dog-sitter,
  6. dog-walker,
  7. dog-whistle,
  8. dogbane,
  9. dogbane family,
  10. dogberry

Origin of dog-tired

First recorded in 1800–10

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British Dictionary definitions for dog-tired

dog-tired

adjective

(usually postpositive) informal exhausted
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