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weary meaning

EN[ˈwɪɹi] [ˈwɪəɹi] [ˈwiːɹi] [-ɪəɹi]
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  • Weary is a surname, and may refer to:
  • Jake Weary
  • Fred Weary (offensive lineman) (born 1977), American football guard
  • Fred Weary (defensive back) (born 1974), former American football cornerback
  • Emily Pohl-Weary

    Definition of weary in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGweariesPRwearyingPT, PPweariedSUF-ary
    1. To make or to become weary.
    2. AdjectiveCOMwearierSUPweariest
      1. Having the strength exhausted by toil or exertion; tired; fatigued.
        1. A weary traveller knocked at the door. ‎
      2. Having one's patience, relish, or contentment exhausted; tired; sick.
        1. soldiers weary of marching, or of confinement;  I grew weary of studying and left the library. ‎
      3. Expressive of fatigue.
        1. He gave me a weary smile. ‎
      4. Causing weariness; tiresome.
      5. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • But when I weary of fast-and-easy, semihomemade culture, I flip through this book and take comfort that someone actually took the time to live as if they were permanently on the set of Dynasty.
          • The pitchfork remains one of the hand tools that no invention can ever wholly replace, and I suppose that unborn generations of men will grow hornyhanded and weary in its use.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Verbs
            • Ergative verbs
          Related Links:
          1. en wearying
          2. en wearyingly
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Grammatically, this word "weary" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, an ergative verb.
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