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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Exhausted of strength or energy; fatigued.
  • adj. Impatient; bored: tired of the same old sandwiches.
  • adj. Overused; hackneyed: a tired joke.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of tire.
  • adj. In need of some rest or sleep.
  • adj. Fed up, annoyed, irritated, sick of.
  • adj. Overused, cliché.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Weary; fatigued; exhausted.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. depleted of strength or energy
  • adj. repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

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