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Related to aweary: rejoicer


adj. Archaic
Tired; weary.


(əˈwɪər i)

wearied or tired.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.aweary - physically and mentally fatiguedaweary - physically and mentally fatigued; "`aweary' is archaic"
tired - depleted of strength or energy; "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"
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He was aweary, he said, and indeed he looked it; but he would not alight.
I am aweary, good strangers, I pray you lead me to her grave.
Ye on the mountain side that grow, Ye green things all, trees, shrubs, and bushes, Are ye aweary of the woe That this poor aching bosom crushes?
And now came the children, somewhat aweary with their wild play, and sought the quiet enjoyment of Grandfather's talk.
After having eaten heartily they bade the landlord show them to their rooms, for they were aweary, having ridden all the way from Dronfield that day.
Arid have we all become; and fire falling upon us, then do we turn dust like ashes:--yea, the fire itself have we made aweary.
But, when he is trimmed, smoothed, and varnished, according to the mode; when he is aweary of vice, and aweary of virtue, used up as to brimstone, and used up as to bliss; then, whether he take to the serving out of red tape, or to the kindling of red fire, he is the very Devil.
He Cometh not," she said; She said, "I am aweary, aweary, I would that I were dead