Meaning of “worn out” in the English Dictionary

"worn out" in British English

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worn outadjective

uk /ˌwɔːn ˈaʊt/ us /ˌwɔːrn ˈaʊt/

worn out adjective (TIRED)

extremely tired:

I've been working all night and I'm worn out.

(Definition of “worn out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"worn out" in American English

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worn outadjective

also worn-out us /ˈwɔrn ˈaʊt, woʊrn/

worn out adjective (NOT USABLE)

no longer usable because of too much use:

The city is looking for a place to dump its worn-out equipment.

worn out adjective (EXTREMELY TIRED)

extremely tired:

They were worn out after their long walk.

(Definition of “worn out” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)