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knackered

adjective uk   /ˈnæk.əd/  us   /-ɚd/ UK slang

knackered adjective (BROKEN)

broken or too old to use: My bike's knackered.

knackered adjective (TIRED)

[after verb] very tired: I'm too knackered to go out this evening.
Translations of “knackered”
in Chinese (Traditional) 壞的, 壞了的, 太舊而不能用的…
in Russian измотанный…
in Turkish bitkin, yorgun, pestili çıkmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坏的, 坏了的, 太旧而不能用的…
in Polish wykończony…
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