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Adjective: worn-out  'worn,awt or 'worn'awt
  1. Very tired
    "only worn-out horses and cattle";
    - knackered [Brit, informal], drained, stonkered [Brit, Austral, NZ, informal], zonked [informal], zonked out [informal], deadbeat [Brit, informal], shattered [Brit, informal], shagged out [Brit, informal], shagged [Brit, informal], exhausted, dog-tired [informal], fagged [Brit, informal], fatigued, played out, spent, washed-out, worn out, gone, shot [informal], pooped [N. Amer, informal], fried [N. Amer, informal]
  2. Used until no longer useful
    "worn-out shoes with flapping soles";
    - raddled, shot [informal]

See also: tired, worn

Encyclopedia: Worn-out