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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work.

Usage examples (32)
  • weariness overcame her after twelve hours and she fell asleep
  • He knew she would take it for what it was, an expression of weariness.
  • Their work was a perfect drudgery to them (v. 13): You said also, Behold, what a weariness is it!
  • "Europe today is showing signs of near-term weariness after the recent rally that has carried it from its first-half low on May 25," said for more
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