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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theytire of
he/she/ittires of
present participletiring of
past tensetired of
past participletired of
  1. 1
    tire of someone/something to become bored with someone or something

    You'll soon tire of their music.

    She quickly tired of his company.

  2. 2
    never tire of something to always enjoy something
    never tire of doing something:

    I never tire of hearing stories about his travels.

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