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To make someone tired - thesaurus

Synonyms

tire

verb

to become tired, or to make someone feel tired

exhaust

verb

to make someone extremely tired and without energy

wear out

to make someone feel very tired

take it out of you

mainly spoken to need a lot of effort and to make you feel very tired

finish off

informal to make someone feel extremely tired

drain

verb

to use so much of someone’s energy or strength, etc. that they feel very tired or weak

kill

verb

to make you feel very tired

overtax

verb

to make someone tired by forcing them to work too hard

do in

spoken to make someone feel very tired

walk someone’s feet off

to make someone tired with a lot of walking

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fatigue

verb

formal to make someone extremely tired

run someone ragged

to make someone feel extremely tired by forcing them to do a lot of work

tap out

American to make you feel very tired

tire out

to make someone feel very tired

weary

verb

to feel weary, or to make someone feel weary

wipe out

informal to make someone extremely tired

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the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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