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jaded

[ jey-did ]
/ ˈdʒeɪ dɪd /
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adjective
dulled or satiated by overindulgence: a jaded appetite.
worn out or wearied, as by overwork or overuse.
dissipated: a jaded reprobate.
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Origin of jaded

First recorded in 1585–95; jade2 + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM jaded

jad·ed·ly, adverbjad·ed·ness, nounun·jad·ed, adjective
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How to use jaded in a sentence

  • "All but frying the sausage," Rose answered, achieving a pleasant tone in spite of her jadedness.

    Dust|Mr. and Mrs. Haldeman-Julius

British Dictionary definitions for jaded

jaded
/ (ˈdʒeɪdɪd) /

adjective
exhausted or dissipated
satiated

Derived forms of jaded

jadedly, adverbjadedness, noun
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