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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

utterly exhausted and dejected by war, esp. after a prolonged conflict; (of an airplane) damaged beyond use except as scrap or as a source of salvageable spare parts

Usage examples (31)
  • But will a war-weary American public buy his message?
  • Can he persuade a war-weary public to stay the course?
  • SANCHEZ: A majority of Americans now say they are war-weary.
  • The phenomenon is roiling war-weary countries like El Salvador. for more
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