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Spanish translation of “tire”

tire

verb /ˈtaiə/
to make, or become, physically or mentally in want of rest, because of lack of strength, patience, interest etc; to weary
cansar(se)
Walking tired her She tires easily.
tired adjective wearied; exhausted
cansado
She was too tired to continue a tired child.
( with of) no longer interested in; bored with
cansado (de)
I’m tired of (answering) stupid questions!
tiredness noun
cansancio, fatiga
He was suffering from extreme tiredness.
tireless adjective never becoming weary or exhausted; never resting
incansable, infatigable
a tireless worker tireless energy/enthusiasm.
tirelessly adverb
incansablemente, infatigablemente
tirelessness noun
infatigabilidad
tiresome adjective troublesome; annoying
molesto; pesado
a tiresome child who is forever complaining about something.
tiresomely adverb
fastidiosamente; pesadamente
tiresomeness noun
carácter fastidioso/molesto; pesadez
tiring adjective causing (physical) tiredness
agotador
I’ve had a tiring day The journey was very tiring.
tire out phrasal verb to tire or exhaust completely
agotar, destrozar
The hard work tired her out.
(Definition of tire from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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