Definition Of exhausted


(of resources or reserves) completely used up.

Karl spat, his patience suddenly exhausted

drained of one's physical or mental resources; very tired.

I was cold and exhausted

Example Of exhausted

  • After about three hours of walking we arrived, exhausted and thirsty, to one of the most breathtaking sights I've ever seen.

  • After the concrete drain was uncovered the fire crew used specialist cutting equipment and a Kango hammer to smash their way to the exhausted dog.

  • And by 1947 Europe had largely exhausted its dollar reserves.

  • As he slept, exhausted prisoners lying alongside him fought for breath and invariably by morning, some had died.

  • As the convoy arrived at the dock, the lorry doors opened and the exhausted , terrified lambs poured out, trying desperately to stay upright and avoid trampling each other.

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