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ex·haus·tion

 (ĭg-zôs′chən)
n.
1. The act or an instance of exhausting.
2. The state of being exhausted; extreme fatigue: The runner collapsed from exhaustion.

exhaustion

(ɪɡˈzɔːstʃən)
n
1. extreme tiredness; fatigue
2. the condition of being used up; consumption: exhaustion of the earth's resources.
3. the act of exhausting or the state of being exhausted

ex•haus•tion

(ɪgˈzɔs tʃən)

n.
1. the act or process of exhausting.
2. the state of being exhausted.
3. extreme weakness or fatigue.
4. the total consumption of something.
[1640–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.exhaustion - extreme fatigueexhaustion - extreme fatigue      
inanition - exhaustion resulting from lack of food
fatigue, tiredness, weariness - temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work; "he was hospitalized for extreme fatigue"; "growing fatigue was apparent from the decline in the execution of their athletic skills"; "weariness overcame her after twelve hours and she fell asleep"
frazzle - a state of extreme exhaustion; "he was worn to a frazzle"
brain-fag, mental exhaustion - exhaustion that affects mental keenness
2.exhaustion - serious weakening and loss of energyexhaustion - serious weakening and loss of energy
weakening - becoming weaker
3.exhaustion - the act of exhausting something entirelyexhaustion - the act of exhausting something entirely
depletion - the act of decreasing something markedly

exhaustion

noun
1. tiredness, fatigue, weariness, lassitude, feebleness, prostration, debilitation, enervation He is suffering from nervous exhaustion.
2. depletion, emptying, consumption, using up the exhaustion of the country's resources

exhaustion

noun
The condition of being extremely tired:
Translations
إرْهاق، إنْهاك
overanstrengelseudmattelse
örmögnun
izčrpanost
yorgunluk

exhaustion

[ɪgˈzɔːstʃən] N (= fatigue) → agotamiento m; (= nervous exhaustion) → postración f nerviosa

exhaustion

[ɪgˈzɔːstʃən] népuisement m
to be suffering from exhaustion → être en état d'épuisement

exhaustion

nErschöpfung f

exhaustion

[ɪgˈzɔːstʃn] nesaurimento
nervous exhaustion → sovraffaticamento mentale, surmenage m

exhaust

(igˈzoːst) verb
1. to make very tired. She was exhausted by her long walk.
2. to use all of; to use completely. We have exhausted our supplies; You're exhausting my patience.
3. to say all that can be said about (a subject etc). We've exhausted that topic.
noun
(an outlet from the engine of a car, motorcycle etc for) fumes and other waste.
exˈhausted adjective
extremely tired.
exˈhaustion noun
He collapsed from exhaustion.
exˈhaustive (-tiv) adjective
complete; very thorough. an exhaustive search.

ex·haus·tion

n. agotamiento, postración, fatiga extrema.

exhaustion

n agotamiento
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At the laundry I was suffering physical exhaustion again, and physical exhaustion that was not nearly so profound as that of the coal-shovelling.
It was a question of watching for the opportunity, keeping his temper, wearing her down with small attentions, taking advantage of the physical exhaustion which opened the heart to tenderness, making himself a refuge from the petty vexations of her work.
Just about the time when I reached extreme physical exhaustion, I came upon a portion of a street where the board sidewalk was considerably elevated.
Over 36 days, the young men zigzagged a 900-mile path to New York City on back roads and bike paths, facing tornadoes, police stops, painful wipeouts (the Appalachian Mountains were brutal, they said), emotional and physical exhaustion, and many mechanical problems.
As the youngest in the hiking group, she was not able to reach the peak due to utter physical exhaustion upon reaching Camp 2, the midpoint of the hike.
Chelsea had the extra physical exhaustion of playing their league cup semi-final in midweek while Newcastle rested and the mental disappointment of defeat at Arsenal only added to their woes.
On holding Pakistan to a 1-1 draw after conceding an early goal, Korean National Coach Shin Seok Kyo said, 'I am happy to see my players overcome their physical exhaustion and remain on the track to the final.
As the displacement progresses, their immunity goes down with their health brought by overcrowding, unsanitary living condition, emotional stress and physical exhaustion,' he said.
Anyway, they will surely understand that PRRD is presently exposed to all kinds of stress and physical exhaustion due to the numerous problems besetting the country, not to mention the sight of our soldiers being transported in coffins by military aircraft with all the grieving families waiting to bring them to their respective provinces.
Meanwhile, the statement also pointed out that bacteria are not one of the causes of the fish deaths and that the fish were in a state of sheer physical exhaustion, which ultimately led to their deaths.
Physical exhaustion can also manifest in changes in mood and mental well-being, so monitor your feelings.
Working long and sometimes abnormal hours can affect sleep, causing mental and physical exhaustion.