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Definition of "exhausted" []

  • To drain the energy of; tire out (verb)
  • To deprive of resources, etc (verb)
  • To deplete totally; expend; consume (verb)
  • To empty (a container) by drawing off or pumping out (the contents) (verb)
  • To develop or discuss thoroughly so that no further interest remains (verb)
  • To remove gas from (a vessel, etc) in order to reduce the pressure or create a vacuum; evacuate (verb)
  • To remove or use up the active ingredients from (a drug, solution, etc) (verb)
  • To destroy the fertility of (soil) by excessive cultivation (verb)
  • (of steam or other gases) to be emitted or to escape from an engine after being expanded (verb)
  • Gases ejected from an engine as waste products (noun)
  • The expulsion of expanded gas or steam from an engine (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • The parts of an engine through which the exhausted gases or steam pass (noun)
  • Depleted; in a state of exhaustion. (adjective)

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  • Simple past tense and past participle of exhaust. (verb)

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Use "exhausted" in a sentence
  • "As she watched, he slumped against the back of the seat, his expression exhausted, but calm."
  • "This allows them to see the sunrise but also allows them to descend with some light as they will be exhausted from the climb and must very careful on the way down."
  • "We can start at noon and run til we are all exhausted from the word mines."