Origin of exhaustion
Related formspre·ex·haus·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for exhaustion
Jenkins promptly resigned and checked into a hospital for “exhaustion.”
And also with a little bit of exhaustion—he really does ask a lot of questions.Paul Haggis on Scientology, the ‘Crash’ Oscar, and ‘Third Person’|Kevin Fallon|June 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is it exhaustion, something intensely painful in itself to someone who always felt boundless energy?Adam Hochschild on Keeping Company With His Dying Father|Adam Hochschild|June 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The unlikely trio became inseparable, and pushed each other to insane levels of exhaustion and physical fitness.
After HUAC and Waterfront, he writes of his exhaustion and doubts.
The mere fact that they had eaten a quantity of good food induced utter weariness and exhaustion.His Unknown Wife|Louis Tracy
No exercise should be carried to such a degree as to cause fatigue or exhaustion.A Practical Physiology|Albert F. Blaisdell
The subject is supersensitive; impressions call forth intense and prolonged reactions followed by exhaustion.Degeneracy|Eugene S. Talbot
Overcome by exhaustion and the humid heat of the tropics, he had slept the day through and a short way into the night.The Red Lure|Roy J. Snell
To his exhaustion fever presently succeeded, and he began to grow restless.In the Carquinez Woods|Bret Harte