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Worn-out

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Adjective

1. raddled, worn-out

used until no longer useful

Example Sentences:
'battered trumpets and raddled radios'
'worn-out shoes with flapping soles'

2. dog-tired, exhausted, fagged, fatigued, played out, spent, washed-out, worn out, worn-out

drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted

Example Sentences:
'the day's shopping left her exhausted'
'he went to bed dog-tired'
'was fagged and sweaty'
'the trembling of his played out limbs'
'felt completely washed-out'
'only worn-out horses and cattle'
'you look worn out'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Worn-out

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adjective
1. 
used so much to the point of no longer being usable
the car's worn out tyres
faded bits of worn-out clothing
his worn-out shoes
2. 
extremely tired
Before the race, he is fine. But afterwards he is worn out.
You look worn-out.
3. 
used a lot and no longer effective or no longer having an impact
'A passport to a brighter future': it sounds like a worn-out advertising slogan, but for once the cliché has substance.
adjective (worn out when postpositive)
1. 
worn or used until threadbare, valueless, or useless
2. 
exhausted; very weary

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Worn-out

see synonyms of worn-out
adjective
1. 
no longer effective, usable, or serviceable due to wear or overuse
2. 
exhausted; tired out

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Worn-out

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adj.
1. Worn or used until no longer usable or effective.
2. Thoroughly exhausted; spent.

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