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Extremely tired; exhausted: "I once stayed awake seven years on end. Not even a nap. Boy, was I bushed" (Martin Amis).
[Possibly from Australian slang, lost in the bush.]
1. (postpositive) extremely tired; exhausted
2. (Psychology) Canadian mentally disturbed from living in isolation, esp in the north
3. Austral and NZ lost or bewildered, as in the bush
1. overgrown with bushes.
2. Informal. exhausted; tired out.
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|Adj.||1.||bushed - very tired; "was all in at the end of the day"; "so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere"; "bushed after all that exercise"; "I'm dead after that long trip"|
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
tired - depleted of strength or energy; "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"
adj (inf: = exhausted) → groggy (inf)
bushed[bʊʃt] adj (fam) (exhausted) → distrutto/a
a. pop. [exhausted] hecho polvo; agotado-a, molido-a, exhausto-a.