jaded

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jad·ed

 (jā′dĭd)
adj.
1. Worn out; wearied: "My father's words had left me jaded and depressed" (William Styron).
2. Dulled by surfeit; sated: "the sickeningly sweet life of the amoral, jaded, bored upper classes" (John Simon).
3. Cynically or pretentiously callous.

jad′ed·ly adv.

jaded

(ˈdʒeɪdɪd)
adj
1. exhausted or dissipated
2. satiated
ˈjadedly adv
ˈjadedness n

jad•ed

(ˈdʒeɪ dɪd)

adj.
1. dulled or dissipated by overindulgence: a jaded appetite; a jaded reprobate.
2. worn-out or wearied, as by overwork or overuse.
[1585–95]
jad′ed•ly, adv.
jad′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.jaded - exhausted; "my father's words had left me jaded and depressed"- William Styron
tired - depleted of strength or energy; "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"
2.jaded - dulled by surfeit; "the amoral, jaded, bored upper classes"
satiate, satiated - supplied (especially fed) to satisfaction

jaded

adjective
1. tired, bored, weary, worn out, done in (informal), clapped out (Brit., Austral., & N.Z. informal), spent, drained, exhausted, shattered, dulled, fatigued, fed up, wearied, fagged (out) (informal), sapped, uninterested, listless, tired-out, enervated, zonked (slang), over-tired, ennuied We had both become jaded, disinterested and disillusioned.
tired fresh, keen, eager, enthusiastic, refreshed, naive, life-loving, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed (informal)
2. satiated, sated, surfeited, cloyed, gorged, glutted scrumptious little things to tickle my jaded palate
Translations
مُجْهَد، كَليل
otupělývyčerpaný
overmættræt
sljór; leiîur á öllu
išblėsęs
nodzītsnomocītsnovārdzināts
bezmiş

jaded

[ˈdʒeɪdɪd] ADJhastiado, harto
to feel jadedestar hastiado or harto
to get jadedhastiarse, hartarse

jaded

[ˈdʒeɪdɪd] adj [person] → las(lasse), blasé(e)jade-green [ˌdʒeɪdˈgriːn]
adjvert jade inv
n (= colour) → vert m inv jade

jaded

adj (physically) → matt, abgespannt; (permanently) → verbraucht, abgelebt; (= mentally dulled)stumpfsinnig, abgestumpft; (from overindulgence etc) → übersättigt; appearanceverlebt, verbraucht; palateabgestumpft

jaded

[ˈdʒeɪdɪd] adj (person) → annoiato/a, sfibrato/a
to have a jaded appetite → essere un po' svogliato/a nel mangiare

jaded

(ˈdʒeidid) adjective
(of eg a person or his interest, appetite etc) worn out and made tired and dull.
References in classic literature ?
"All but frying the sausage," Rose answered, achieving a pleasant tone in spite of her jadedness. "He's almost turning the corner--hear his little sleepy song?
The fact that no major prosecutions have been carried out as yet, nor has any allegedly stolen wealth been returned plays a part in egging on some of the jadedness.
The electorate of the country is not reeling under the jadedness of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as opined by the columnist.
The inhumane hours, the frustrations of the healthcare system, and the poorly educated layman-all these can explain, but not excuse, jadedness, irritability and clerical errors.
England made an electric start with Kieran Trippier's early goal and for a large period of the game looked good value to book their passage to the final for the first time since 1966, but Croatia somehow battled through their apparent jadedness to tame the Three Lions, Mandzukic landing the decisive blow.
In a blog post addressing cynicism and jadedness among voters, the PH chairman claimed his federal Opposition pact could still take Putrajaya.
I grew annoyed by my own weariness, my jadedness, my automatic dismissals, my razor-bladed observations about the good life.
What Sarah Bakewell has produced is a book on existentialists and existentialism that cuts through our jadedness, our I'm-not-worthy awe, and our collective inferiority complex about the lofty, superhuman intellectual heights that we assume these thinkers must have occupied.
This was his first time entertaining the couple down the hall, and he was hoping to assert both his desirability and his jadedness about that desirability.
There is a common discourse, and an accompanying set of moral panics, about the danger of that quality of male sexuality that lends itself to jadedness (its 'almightiness' as described by Krafft-Ebing).
MODERATOR: George Bernard Shaw said, "Youth is wasted on the young." And, of course, that's a wise and jealous way of saying that young people fail to see how lucky they are with all their physical and intellectual energy, their optimism, passion, the absence of jadedness (and wrinkles), and the many decades of life they have stretching out before them in which they can realize their dreams and goals.
He was a non-apologetic partisan of the cinema who wrote about the movies from a place of love, not--contra far too many critics--from a place of jaundiced jadedness.