toilworn
adjective Date: 1751 showing the effects of or worn out with toil <
toilworn hands
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  • toilworn — [toil′wôrn΄] adj. showing the effects of toil …   English World dictionary

  • toilworn — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : showing the effects of or worn out with toil a toilworn traveler a toilworn farmer toilworn eyes …   Useful english dictionary

  • toilworn — /toyl wawrn , wohrn /, adj. 1. worn by toil: toilworn hands. 2. worn out or aged by toil: a toilworn farmer. [1745 55; TOIL1 + WORN] * * * …   Universalium

  • toilworn — adjective exhausted or worn out as a result of physical labour …   Wiktionary

  • toilworn — adjective literary exhausted by toil …   English new terms dictionary

  • toilworn — toil•worn [[t]ˈtɔɪlˌwɔrn, ˌwoʊrn[/t]] adj. worn or worn out by toil • Etymology: 1745–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • toilworn — /ˈtɔɪlwɔn/ (say toylwawn) adjective 1. worn by toil. 2. showing the effects of toil. {toil1 + worn} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Fatigue — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Fatigue >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 fatigue fatigue Sgm: N 1 weariness weariness &c. 841 Sgm: N 1 yawning yawning drowsiness &c. 683 Sgm: N 1 lassitude lassitude tiredness fatigation| …   English dictionary for students

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