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Adjective: tiring  tI(-u)-ring
  1. Producing exhaustion
    - exhausting, wearing, wearying
Verb: tire  tI(-u)r
  1. Exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress
    "We tired ourselves out on this hike";
    - wear upon, tire out, wear, weary, jade, wear out, outwear, wear down, fag out [Brit], fag, fatigue, knacker [Brit]
  2. Lose interest or become bored with something or somebody
    "I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food";
    - pall, weary, fatigue, jade
  3. Deplete
    "tire one's savings";
    - run down, exhaust, play out, sap
  4. Cause to be bored
    - bore

See also: effortful

Type of: consume, degenerate, deplete, deteriorate, devolve, drop, eat, eat up, exhaust, indispose, run through, use up, wipe out

Antonym: refresh

Encyclopedia: Tire, Turkey