Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Definitions



tired1 [tahyuhrd] 
adjective
1. exhausted, as by exertion; fatigued or sleepy: a tired runner.
2. weary or bored (usually followed by of  ): tired of the same food every day.
3. hackneyed; stale, as a joke, phrase, or sermon.
4. informal. impatient or disgusted: You make me tired.
Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English tyred.  See tire1 , -ed2

See also: still. pregnant. 

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