worn+out

  • 1 worn-out — worn / worn out [adj] used, tired beat, burned out*, bushed*, busted*, clichéd, consumed, depleted, destroyed, deteriorated, drained, drawn, effete, exhausted, fatigued, frayed, gone, hackneyed, had it*, haggard, jaded, kaput*, knocked out*, old …

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  • 2 Worn-out — a. Consumed, or rendered useless, by wearing; as, worn out garments. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 worn out — adj 1.) very tired because you have been working hard = ↑exhausted ▪ You must be absolutely worn out. 2.) too old or damaged to be used ▪ a pair of old worn out walking boots …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 worn out — adjective 1. ) too old or damaged to use any longer: dirty worn out shoes 2. ) extremely tired: EXHAUSTED: He looked worn out, as if he d missed a night s sleep …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 worn-out — worn out; worn out·ness; …

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  • 6 worn-out — worn′ out′ adj. 1) worn or used beyond repair 2) depleted of energy, strength, or enthusiasm; exhausted; fatigued • Etymology: 1585–95 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 7 worn out — ► ADJECTIVE 1) exhausted. 2) worn to the point of being no longer usable …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 worn-out — [wôrnout′] adj. 1. no longer effective, usable, or serviceable due to wear or overuse 2. exhausted; tired out …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 worn out — index decadent, dilapidated, old, stale, trite Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 worn out — also worn out 1) ADJ Something that is worn out is so old, damaged, or thin from use that it cannot be used any more. Car buyers tend to replace worn out tyres with the same brand. ...faded bits of worn out clothing. 2) ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ …

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  • 11 worn-out — adjective 1. drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted the day s shopping left her exhausted he went to bed dog tired was fagged and sweaty the trembling of his played out limbs felt completely washed out only worn …

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  • 12 worn out — adjective drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted the day s shopping left her exhausted he went to bed dog tired was fagged and sweaty the trembling of his played out limbs felt completely washed out only worn… …

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  • 13 worn out — adjective a) Damaged and useless due to hard or continued use. That old tractor is worn out. b) Exhausted or fatigued from exertion. I was worn out after all that work …

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  • 14 worn-out — adjective a) Damaged due to hard or continued use or exposure until no longer useful or effective. There is no challenge in fighting a worn out old man. b) Exhausted or fatigued from exertion. He still wears his old worn out shoes …

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  • 15 worn out — adjective 1 very tired because you have been working hard: You look worn out! 2 too old or damaged to be used: a pair of old worn out walking boots …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 worn out — UK / US adjective 1) extremely tired He looked worn out, as if he d missed a night s sleep. 2) too old or damaged to use any longer dirty worn out shoes …

    English dictionary

  • 17 worn out — I. See wear out II. very tired, bushed    Whew! I m worn out from all that walking! How far did we walk? …

    English idioms

  • 18 worn-out — adj. Worn out is used with these nouns: ↑cliché, ↑jeans, ↑shoe, ↑sneaker …

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  • 19 worn-out — see worn out …

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  • 20 worn out — Synonyms and related words: abandoned, abjured, ablated, all in, antiquated, antique, archaic, ausgespielt, beat, beat up, beaten, bone weary, burned out, burnt up, bushed, consumed, dead, dead and alive, dead tired, deadbeat, depleted, deserted …

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