overweary

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o·ver·wea·ry

 (ō′vər-wîr′ē)
adj.
So weary as to be totally exhausted.
tr.v. o·ver·wea·ried, o·ver·wea·ry·ing, o·ver·wea·ries
To tire out utterly; exhaust.

overweary

(ˌəʊvəˈwɪərɪ)
vb (tr) , -ries, -rying or -ried
to overwhelm with tiredness
adj
completely tired out
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.overweary - tire excessively
fag out, wear down, wear out, wear upon, weary, tire out, fatigue, jade, outwear, tire, fag, wear - exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
References in classic literature ?
It was not physical exercise that overwearied him,--for except that he sometimes wrought a little with a hoe, or paced the garden-walk, or, in rainy weather, traversed a large unoccupied room,--it was his tendency to remain only too quiescent, as regarded any toil of the limbs and muscles.
Lady Eleanore Rochcliffe, who refused to wet her beautiful lips even with a bubble of Champagne, had sunk back into a large damask chair, apparently overwearied either with the excitement of the scene or its tedium, and while, for an instant, she was unconscious of voices, laughter and music, a young man stole forward, and knelt down at her feet.