exhaustverb [T]uk /ɪɡˈzɔːst/ us /-ˈzɑːst/
exhaust verb [T] (TIRE)
- Take a break now, please - you mustn't exhaust yourself.
- Our plan was to exhaust the children at the park, so that they would sleep in the car.
- The effort of his ordeal completely exhausted him.
- Billy's heart was so weak that just climbing a few steps exhausted him.
- Please don't exhaust yourself cooking and cleaning for him, Granny - he can look after himself.
exhaust verb [T] (USE)