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

  • adj. Worn out or exhausted, especially as a result of long-term stress.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. drained of energy or effectiveness; driven to apathy by overwork or prolonged stress; -- of people.
  • adj. damaged or destroyed by or as if by fire.

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

  • adj. inoperative as a result of heat or friction
  • adj. exhausted as a result of longtime stress
  • adj. destroyed or badly damaged by fire


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