tire+out

  • 1 tire out — See: WEAR OUT(2) …

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  • 2 tire out — See: WEAR OUT(2) …

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  • 3 tire out — index tax (overwork) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 tire out — verb exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress (Freq. 2) We wore ourselves out on this hike • Syn: ↑tire, ↑wear upon, ↑wear, ↑weary, ↑jade, ↑wear out, ↑ …

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  • 5 tire out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms tire out : present tense I/you/we/they tire out he/she/it tires out present participle tiring out past tense tired out past participle tired out to make someone feel very tired All that exercise really tired… …

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  • 6 tire out — PHRASAL VERB If something tires you out, it makes you exhausted. [V n P] The oppressive afternoon heat had quite tired him out... [V P n (not pron)] His objective was to tire out the climbers. Derived words: tired out …

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  • 7 tire out — tire (you) out to feel that you do not have any energy. Painting the living room in one day really tired Dad out …

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  • 8 tire out — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To become tired] Syn. become exhausted, be exhausted, get tired, be overcome; see fail 1 , weary 2 . 2. [To make tired] Syn. overcome, exhaust, wear down; see defeat 1 , weary 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To make… …

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  • 9 tire\ out — See: wear out(2) …

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  • 10 tire out — make very tired My father was tired out after working hard all day …

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  • 11 tire out — verb to make someone tired; to exhaust …

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  • 12 tire out — exhaust, make tired …

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  • 13 To tire out — Tire Tire, v. t. To exhaust the strength of, as by toil or labor; to exhaust the patience of; to wear out (one s interest, attention, or the like); to weary; to fatigue; to jade. Shak. [1913 Webster] Tired with toil, all hopes of safety past.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Tire — Tire, v. t. To exhaust the strength of, as by toil or labor; to exhaust the patience of; to wear out (one s interest, attention, or the like); to weary; to fatigue; to jade. Shak. [1913 Webster] Tired with toil, all hopes of safety past. Dryden.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 out|wear|y — «owt WIHR ee», transitive verb, wear|ied, wear|y|ing. to weary to exhaustion; tire out …

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  • 16 tire — Synonyms and related words: annoy, apparel, array, attire, balloon tire, be infinitely repetitive, be tedious, beat, bedeck, bedrape, belted bias tire, belted radial tire, bias tire, blow, bore, bother, break down, bundle up, burden, burn out,… …

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  • 17 tire — tire1 [taıə US taır] v [: Old English; Origin: teorian, tyrian] [I and T] to start to feel tired, or make someone feel tired ▪ As we neared the summit, we were tiring fast. tire of / [tire of sb/sth] phr v 1.) to become bored with someone or… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 tire — tire1 [ taır ] noun count ** the rubber cover of a wheel, that is filled with air: a flat tire (=a tire without air in it): Oh no! Not another flat tire! tire tire 2 [ taır ] verb intransitive or transitive * to become tired, or to make someone… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 tire — verb 1) he began to tire Syn: get tired, weaken, flag, droop 2) the journey had tired him Syn: fatigue, tire out, exhaust, wear out, drain, weary; informal knock out, take it …

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  • 20 tire — verb 1) he began to tire as the ascent grew steeper Syn: weaken, grow weak, flag, wilt, droop; deteriorate 2) the journey had tired her Syn: fatigue, tire out, exhaust, wear out, drain …

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