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adjective weary pronunciation in British English /ˈwɪəri/ 
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adjectiveweary
comparativewearier
superlativeweariest

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  1. 1
    very tired, especially because of hard work or activity

    They collapsed on to their beds, too weary to get changed.

    1. a.
      showing that you are very tired

      He rested his head on his hand with a weary gesture.

  2. 2
    tired and impatient about something

    There was a note of weary irritation in his voice.

    weary of:

    She was weary of the constant arguments between them.

    weary of doing something:

    He was weary of repeating things again and again.

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wearily

adverb

weariness

noun [uncountable]

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