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exhausted exhausting exhaustive
If you are exhausted, you are very tired.
Don't use words such as 'rather' or 'very' in front of exhausted. You can, however, use words such as completely, absolutely, or utterly.
If an activity is exhausting, it is very tiring.
An exhaustive study or description is thorough and complete.
|Adj.||1.||exhausted - 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"
|2.||exhausted - depleted of energy, force, or strength; "impossible to grow tobacco on the exhausted soil"; "the exhausted food sources"; "exhausted oil wells"|
unexhausted - not used up completely; "an unexhausted well"
|3.||exhausted - drained physically; "the day's events left her completely exhausted--her strength drained"|
drained - emptied or exhausted of (as by drawing off e.g. water or other liquid); "a drained marsh"; "a drained tank"; "a drained and apathetic old man...not caring any longer about anything"
worn out active, restored, stimulated, revived, refreshed, animated, rejuvenated, enlivened, alive and kicking, invigorated