[weer-ee-fuh l]


full of weariness; fatigued; exhausted.
causing weariness or fatigue; tedious; tiresome; annoying.

Origin of weariful

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at weary, -ful
Related formswea·ri·ful·ly, adverbwea·ri·ful·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for weariful

Historical Examples of weariful

  • "I would grant you whatever you ask," she murmured, in a weariful tone.

    Hand and Ring

    Anna Katharine Green

  • Long and weariful was my pilgrimage to the holy grave, and crushing was the cross.


    George MacDonald

  • When she looked up again, her face was perfectly pale, and her eyes sad and weariful.

    That Boy Of Norcott's

    Charles James Lever

  • Weariful and wae, how thankfully would I have rested beside him for ever; but then there was the bairn to claim my care.

  • With a weariful sense of loneliness and disappointment, Kirkwood hung over the rail to watch them out of sight.

    The Black Bag

    Louis Joseph Vance