Translation of "exhaust" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

exhaust

verb [ T ] (USE) uk us /ɪɡˈzɔːst/ US  /-ˈzɑːst/

to use something completely

用完;花光;耗尽
How long will it be before the world's fuel supplies are exhausted? 再过多长时间地球上的燃料就耗尽了?
I'm afraid he's exhausted my patience. 恐怕我对他已经失去耐心了。
We seem to have exhausted this topic of conversation (= we have nothing new to say about it). 这个话题我们好像已经没有什么好谈的了。

(Translation of “exhaust verb (USE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)