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spent

[ spent ]
/ spɛnt /
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verb
simple past tense and past participle of spend.
adjective
used up; consumed.

OTHER WORDS FOR spent

2 weary, fatigued, drained, fagged.
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OTHER WORDS FROM spent

well-spent, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for spent

spent
/ (spɛnt) /

verb
the past tense and past participle of spend
adjective
used up or exhausted; consumed
(of a fish) exhausted by spawning
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