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exhausted

[ ig-zaws-tid ]
/ ɪgˈzɔs tɪd /
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adjective

drained of strength or energy; worn-out: The illness left me exhausted, both psychologically and physically.

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Origin of exhausted

First recorded in 1660–70; exhaust + -ed2

synonym study for exhausted

See tired1.
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