tired

  • 1 tired — [ taırd ] adjective *** 1. ) needing to rest or sleep: She was too tired to do any more. My mother looked tired and ill. feel tired: He felt too tired to drive home. get tired: Kids can suddenly get very tired after playing for a time. a ) if a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 2 tired — W2S1 [taıəd US taırd] adj 1.) feeling that you want to sleep or rest so tired (that) ▪ I m so tired I could sleep for a week. too tired to do sth ▪ He was too tired to argue. ▪ He looks tired out (=very tired) . ▪ No, Frank said in a tired voice …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 tired´ly — tired «tyrd», adjective. 1. weary; wearied; fatigued; exhausted: »The team was tired, but each boy continued to play as hard as he could. Figurative. His suit always looked a bit tired after he had worn it all week. 2. sick (of); …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 4 -tired — «tyrd», adjective. 1. weary; wearied; fatigued; exhausted: »The team was tired, but each boy continued to play as hard as he could. Figurative. His suit always looked a bit tired after he had worn it all week. 2. sick (of); …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 5 Tired — may refer to: *Fatigue (medical), a feeling of exhaustion * Tired , a song by Rollins Band on Weight (album) from 1994 * Tired , a song by Willa Ford on Willa Was Here from 2001 * Tired , a song by LCD Soundsystem on LCD Soundsystem (album) from… …

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  • 6 tired — [tīrd] adj. [ME (Northern) tyrit < tiren: see TIRE1] 1. fatigued, worn out, or weary 2. stale; hackneyed ☆ make someone tired Slang to annoy or vex someone [this foolishness makes me tired] tiredly adv. tiredness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 tired — ► ADJECTIVE 1) in need of sleep or rest; weary. 2) (tired of) bored with. 3) (of a statement or idea) boring or uninteresting because overfamiliar.. ● tired and emotional Cf. ↑tired and emotional …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 Tired — Tired, a. Weary; fatigued; exhausted. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 tired — [adj] exhausted, weary all in*, annoyed, asleep, beat*, bored, broken down, burned out*, collapsing, consumed, dead on one’s feet*, distressed, dog tired*, done for*, done in*, drained, drooping, droopy, drowsy, empty, enervated, exasperated,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 tired — index languid, lifeless (dull) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 tired — tī(ə)rd adj drained of strength and energy: fatigued often to the point of exhaustion …

    Medical dictionary

  • 12 tired — (adj.) exhausted, fatigued, weary, early 15c., pp. adjective from TIRE (Cf. tire) (v.) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 tired */*/*/ — UK [ˈtaɪə(r)d] / US [ˈtaɪrd] adjective 1) a) needing to rest or sleep She was too tired to do any more. My mother looked tired and ill. get tired: Kids can suddenly get very tired after playing for a time. feel tired: He felt too tired to drive… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 tired — adj. 1 needing rest VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem, sound ▪ become, get ▪ leave sb, make s …

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  • 15 tired — [[t]ta͟ɪ͟ə(r)d[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED If you are tired, you feel that you want to rest or sleep. Michael is tired and he has to rest after his long trip. Derived words: tiredness N UNCOUNT He had to cancel some engagements because of tiredness.… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 tired — adjective 1 feeling that you want to sleep or rest: I m so tired I could sleep for a week. | She can t come tonight she says she s too tired. 2 bored with something because it is no longer interesting, or has become annoying: tired of doing sth:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 tired — Synonyms and related words: all in, appareled, arrayed, attired, ausgespielt, beat, beat up, beaten, bedecked, blase, bone weary, breeched, bromidic, bushed, capped, chausse, clad, cliched, cloaked, clothed, coifed, commonplace, costumed, dead,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 tired — adjective 1) you re just tired from traveling Syn: exhausted, worn out, weary, fatigued, dog tired, dead beat, bone tired, ready to drop, drained, zonked, wasted, enervated, jaded; informal done in, bushed, whipped, bagged …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 19 tired — at·tired; tired·ly; tired·ness; un·tired; tired; re·tired·ly; re·tired·ness; un·tired·ly; …

    English syllables

  • 20 tired — tired1 /tuyeurd/, adj. 1. exhausted, as by exertion; fatigued or sleepy: a tired runner. 2. weary or bored (usually fol. by of): tired of the same food every day. 3. hackneyed; stale, as a joke, phrase, or sermon. 4. Informal. impatient or… …

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