exhausted


exhausted
adj.
VERBS
be, feel, look, seem, sound

She found herself exhausted most of the time.

become, get
find yourself
leave sb

The row had left him physically exhausted.

ADVERB
really
absolutely, completely, quite, thoroughly, totally, utterly

He fell into bed utterly exhausted.

pretty, rather
emotionally, mentally, physically

She felt emotionally exhausted.

PREPOSITION
from

I was exhausted from the day's work.

with

She was exhausted with fear and the constant tension.

Exhausted is used with these nouns: ↑eye, ↑sigh, ↑sleep

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • 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),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exhausted — [adj1] extremely tired all in*, beat*, bleary, bone weary, bushed, crippled, dead*, dead tired*, debilitated, disabled, dog tired*, done for*, done in*, drained, effete, enervated, frazzled, had it*, kaput*, limp, out on one’s feet*, outta gas*,… …   New thesaurus

  • exhausted — index inadequate, languid, lost (taken away), otiose, powerless, unproductive, unsound (not strong), vacant …   Law dictionary

  • exhausted — (adj.) mid 17c., consumed, used up; of persons, tired out, pp. adjective from EXHAUST (Cf. exhaust) …   Etymology dictionary

  • exhausted — adjective 1. drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted (Freq. 6) 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 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Exhausted — Exhaust Ex*haust , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exhausted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exhausting}.] [L. exhaustus, p. p. of exhaurire; ex out + haurire, haustum, to draw, esp. water; perhaps akin to Icel. asua to sprinkle, pump.] 1. To draw or let out wholly; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exhausted — ex|haust|ed [ıgˈzo:stıd US ˈzo:s ] adj 1.) extremely tired = ↑worn out ▪ You look absolutely exhausted. exhausted from/by ▪ I was exhausted by the journey. 2.) having or containing no more of a particular thing or substance ▪ an exhausted coal… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • exhausted — adjective 1 extremely tired and having no energy: Man, I m exhausted! (+ from/by): Jill lay on the grass, exhausted by her long run. | What s wrong? You look absolutely exhausted. 2 having or containing no more of a particular thing or substance …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • exhausted — ex|haust|ed [ ıg zɔstəd ] adjective * 1. ) extremely tired and without enough energy to do anything else: The exhausted skiers are looking forward to a good night s sleep. Trying to find a solution to the problem had left the sisters mentally… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • exhausted */ — UK [ɪɡˈzɔːstɪd] / US [ɪɡˈzɔstəd] adjective 1) extremely tired and without enough energy to do anything else The exhausted skiers are looking forward to a good night s sleep. Trying to find a solution to the problem had left the sisters mentally… …   English dictionary


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