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wear·y| ˈwirē | adjective (wearier, weariest)

feeling or showing tiredness, especially as a result of excessive exertion or lack of sleep: he gave a long, weary sigh.

  • reluctant to see or experience any more of; tired of: she was weary of their constant arguments | [in combination]: war-weary Americans.
  • calling for a great amount of energy or endurance; tiring and tedious: the weary journey began again.