overtire

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v overtire tire excessively
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Overtire To become too tired.
    • v. t Overtire To tire to excess; to exhaust.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • overtire To tire excessively; fatigue to exhaustion.
    • overtire To become excessively fatigued.
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Usage

In literature:

Perhaps I was overtired.
"Behind the Beyond" by Stephen Leacock
I am just a little overtired.
"How It All Came Round" by L. T. Meade
You will be overtired.
"The History of Sir Richard Calmady" by Lucas Malet
Do not overtire yourself.
"Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie" by George Brenton Laurie
It is very bad for a man to get overtired when he is no longer young.
"The Merryweathers" by Laura E. Richards
You've overtired yourself to-day, and no wonder.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
You must have overtired yourself.
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde
At length the knowledge that she was overtired, and not so well as usual, relieved her heart a little; but not very long.
"The Orphans of Glen Elder" by Margaret Murray Robertson
But one summer cannot matter much, and it will be a relief to thy overtired wife.
"A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
Don't overtire yourselves, but have a nice day.
"The Carroll Girls" by Mabel Quiller-Couch
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In news:

ANXIOUS and overtired, I turned my gaze past the motel desk clerk with her pierced nose, past the cage where a cockatiel preened, and toward the stairs that led to the mystery of the moment, my room.
Lady Gaga is a fan of the St Regis San Francisco where the Peppermint Pedi combines a soak in essential oils and a glycolic peel to relieve tense muscles and soothe overtired feet.
Maybe I'm just cranky and overtired.
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