worn-out


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worn-out

(wôrn′out′)
adj.
1. Worn or used until no longer usable or effective.
2. Thoroughly exhausted; spent.
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worn-out

adj (worn out when postpositive)
1. worn or used until threadbare, valueless, or useless
2. exhausted; very weary
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worn′-out′



adj.
1. worn or used beyond repair.
2. depleted of energy, strength, or enthusiasm; exhausted; fatigued.
[1585–95]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.worn-out - used until no longer useful; "battered trumpets and raddled radios"; "worn-out shoes with flapping soles"
worn - affected by wear; damaged by long use; "worn threads on the screw"; "a worn suit"; "the worn pockets on the jacket"
2.worn-out - drained of energy or effectivenessworn-out - 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"
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worn-out

adjective
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Translations

worn-out

[ˈwɔːnˈaʊt] ADJ
1. [garment, furniture, tyre, component] → gastado
2. (= exhausted) [person] → rendido, agotado
we were worn out after the long walkestábamos rendidos or agotados después de andar tanto
3. (fig) [argument, idea] → gastado
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

worn-out

adj attr, worn out
adj pred
coatabgetragen; carpetabgetreten; (fig) phraseabgedroschen
(= exhausted) personerschöpft; horseausgemergelt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

worn-out

[ˌwɔːnˈaʊt] adj (thing) → consunto/a, logoro/a; (person) → sfinito/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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