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"exhaustion" in British English

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exhaustionnoun [U]

uk   /ɪɡˈzɔːs.tʃən/  us   /-ˈzɑː-/
B2 the ​state of being ​extremelytired: She ​feltill with/from exhaustion.

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

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exhaustionnoun [U]

 us   /ɪɡˈzɔs·tʃən/
the ​state of being ​extremelytired: Murayama was ​sidelinedshortly after his ​arrival by what ​aides said was exhaustion.
(Definition of exhaustion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “exhaustion”
in Arabic إنْهاك…
in Korean 기진맥진함…
in Portuguese exaustão, esgotamento…
in Catalan esgotament…
in Japanese 疲労困ぱい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精疲力竭, 疲惫不堪…
in Turkish bitkinlik, yorgunluk, tükenmişlik…
in Russian сильная усталость…
in Chinese (Traditional) 筋疲力竭, 疲憊不堪…
in Italian esaurimento, sfinimento…
in Polish wyczerpanie, przemęczenie…
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