overweary o"ver*wea"ry, a. Excessively weary; very tired; exhausted. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • overweary — [ō΄vər wir′ē] adj. weary to the point of exhaustion vt. overwearied, overwearying to make overweary; exhaust …   English World dictionary

  • Overweary — O ver*wea ry, v. t. To weary too much; to tire out. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overweary — adj. /oh veuhr wear ee/; v. /oh veuhr wear ee/, adj., v., overwearied, overwearying. adj. 1. excessively weary; tired out. v.t. 2. to weary to excess; overcome with weariness. [1570 80; OVER + WEARY] * * * …   Universalium

  • overweary — o ver•wea′ry v. t. ried, ry•ing …   From formal English to slang

  • overweary — adjective /ˈoʊvəwɪəri/ (say ohvuhwearree) 1. excessively weary; tired out. –verb (t) /oʊvəˈwɪəri/ (say ohvuh wearree) (overwearied, overwearying) 2. to weary to excess; overcome with weariness …   Australian English dictionary

  • overweary — verb tire excessively • Syn: ↑overtire, ↑overfatigue • Hypernyms: ↑tire, ↑wear upon, ↑tire out, ↑wear, ↑weary, ↑jade, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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