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- adj. Very tiring.
- v. Present participle of exhaust.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Producing exhaustion.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Tending to exhaust, enfeeble, or drain the strength: as, exhausting labor.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a debilitating effect
- adj. producing exhaustion
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Plath may not have enjoyed what she described as an exhausting evening of burned popcorn and endless storybook reading, but at least she and her charges emerged relatively unscathed.
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Additionally, chemical analysis indicated that the right side of the Orbiter was sprayed by hot propellant gases exhausting from the hole in the inboard circumference of the right Solid Rocket Booster.
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With quick, crisp passes that slid all over the Rangers end during the advantage, the Penguins moved the New York defenders around in exhausting fashion.
I had to get up way before her father left for work so that she wasn’t left alone, but that got plain exhausting in about 5 minutes so I got fat instead. it is very difficult to exercise when a small child is with you.
It's physically, emotionally exhausting, which is documented everywhere.
I've covered that time in what some would speak of as exhausting detail in my blog, so I won't go into it here.
Apart from me being stupid, New York in summer is warm and exhausting, which is a new experience for me.