weary: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (wēr'ē), [key]
— adj., v., -ri•er, -ri•est, -ried, -ry•ing.
- physically or mentally exhausted by hard work, exertion, strain, etc.; fatigued; tired: weary eyes; a weary brain.
- characterized by or causing fatigue: a weary journey.
- impatient or dissatisfied with something (often fol. by of&hasp;): weary of excuses.
- characterized by or causing impatience or dissatisfaction; tedious; irksome: a weary wait.
- to make or become weary; fatigue or tire: The long hours of work have wearied me.
- to make or grow impatient or dissatisfied with something or at having too much of something (often fol. by of&hasp;): The long drive had wearied us of desert scenery. We had quickly wearied at such witless entertainment.
- weary (Thesaurus)