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"exhausting" in British English

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exhaustingadjective

uk   /ɪɡˈzɔː.stɪŋ/  us   /-ˈzɑː-/
B2 making you ​feelextremelytired: I've had an exhausting ​day.

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(Definition of exhausting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"exhausting" in American English

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exhaustingadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ɪɡˈzɔ·stɪŋ/
making you ​feelextremelytired: The ​pace of twelve-hour ​days, seven ​days a ​weekproved exhausting.
(Definition of exhausting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “exhausting”
in Arabic مُنْهِك…
in Korean 심신을 지치게 하는…
in Portuguese cansativo…
in Catalan esgotador…
in Japanese 疲れる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使人精疲力竭的, 使人疲惫不堪的…
in Turkish yorucu, yıpratıcı, bitkin düşüren…
in Russian утомительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使人筋疲力竭的, 使人疲憊不堪的…
in Italian estenuante…
in Polish wyczerpujący…
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