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1. weary

adjective. ['ˈwɪri'] physically and mentally fatigued.

Synonyms

  • aweary

Antonyms

  • dispose
  • qualify

Etymology

  • werig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word weary


1. Adjective
If you grow weary of techno music, the DJs on the upper floor play rock and roll.

2. Verb, base form
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.

Quotes containing the word weary


1. During my life I have seen, known, and lost too much to be the prey of vain dread; and, as for the hope of immortality, I am as weary of that as I am of gods and kings. For my own sake only I write this; and herein I differ from all other writers, past and to come.
- Mika Waltari

2. How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.
- William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice

3. My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary.
- Martin Luther

2. world-weary

adjective. tired of the world.

Synonyms

  • tired

Antonyms

  • interested
  • original

3. weary

verb. ['ˈwɪri'] exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress.

Synonyms

  • wear out
  • outwear
  • pall
  • wear
  • overweary
  • tucker out
  • jade
  • beat
  • wash up
  • fag
  • fatigue
  • wear down
  • overfatigue
  • exhaust
  • tire out
  • wear upon
  • tire
  • overtire
  • fag out
  • tucker

Antonyms

  • stay
  • strengthen
  • uncover
  • undress

Etymology

  • werig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. weary

verb. ['ˈwɪri'] lose interest or become bored with something or somebody.

Synonyms

  • devolve
  • poop out
  • withdraw
  • pall
  • run down
  • retire
  • conk out
  • fatigue
  • jade
  • run out
  • deteriorate
  • drop
  • peter out
  • degenerate

Antonyms

  • slip off
  • lack
  • achromatic
  • lose

Etymology

  • werig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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