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weary

adjective uk   /ˈwɪə.ri/ us    /ˈwɪr.i/
C2 very tired, especially after working hard for a long time: I think he's a little weary after his long journey. Here, sit down and rest your weary legs.Tired and making tired weary of C2 bored with something because you have experienced too much of it: I've been going out with the same people to the same clubs for years and I've just grown weary of it.Bore and bored

weary

verb uk   /ˈwɪə.ri/ us    /ˈwɪr.i/ formal
[T] to make someone feel tired: Children weary me all day with their constant inquiries and demands.Tired and making tired [I] to start to feel that something or someone is boring: Some people never seem to weary of eating the same type of food every day.Bore and bored
wearily
adverb uk   /ˈwɪə.rɪ.li/ us    /ˈwɪr.ɪ-/
I dragged myself wearily out of bed at five o'clock this morning.Tired and making tired
weariness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Tired and making tired
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