exhausted
exhausted exhausted adj. 1. same as {burned-out}, 1. [WordNet sense 1+3]

Syn: burned-out(prenominal), burnt-out(prenominal), burned out(predicate), burnt out(predicate), fagged, fatigued, played-out(prenominal), played out(predicate), spent, washed-out(prenominal), washed out(predicate), worn-out(prenominal), worn out(predicate). [WordNet 1.5]

2. used up; completely consumed. [WordNet sense 2][Narrower terms: {gone, expended, spent}] WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

3. emptied by being pumped out or having a vacuum created. Opposite of {unexhausted}.

Syn: exhausted, evacuated. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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