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overtired

adjective uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈtaɪəd/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚˈtaɪrd/
extremely tired, often so that you can not sleep
Translations of “overtired”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極度勞累的, 勞累過度的,累過頭的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极度劳累的, 劳累过度的,累过头的…
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