fagged


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fag 1

 (făg)
n. Chiefly British
1.
a. A student at a boarding school who is required to perform menial tasks for a student in a higher grade.
b. A drudge.
2. Fatiguing or tedious work; drudgery.
v. fagged, fag·ging, fags
v.tr. Informal
To exhaust; weary: Four hours on the tennis court fagged me out.
v.intr. Chiefly British
1. To work to exhaustion; toil.
2. To function as the servant of another student in a boarding school.

[From fag, to droop (obsolete), perhaps from Middle English fagge; see fag end.]

fag 2

 (făg)
n. Slang
A cigarette.

[Short for fag end.]

fag 3

 (făg)
n. Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a gay man.

[Short for faggot.]

fagged

(fæɡd )
adj
1. informal Brit tired
2. I can't be fagged I can't be bothered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fagged - drained of energy or effectivenessfagged - drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted; "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"
tired - depleted of strength or energy; "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"

fagged

adjective
Slang. Extremely tired.Also used with out:
Informal: beat, bushed, tuckered (out).
Slang: done in, pooped (out).
Idioms: all in, ready to drop.
Translations

fagged

[fægd] adj (Brit) (fam) (also fagged out) → stanco/a morto/a
References in classic literature ?
But the fagged whale abated his speed, and blindly altering his course, went round the stern of the ship towing the two boats after him, so that they performed a complete circuit.
When the morning came at last, I was in a bad enough plight: seedy, drowsy, fagged, from want of sleep; weary from thrashing around, famished from long fasting; pining for a bath, and to get rid of the animals; and crippled with rheumatism.
At the end of an hour my head was in a perfect whirl and I was dead tired, fagged out.