depleted

[ dih-pleet ]SEE DEFINITION OF depleted

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEPLETED

Belated vacations and illness had depleted the training-school.

If some resources have been depleted, other resources have been found to take their place.

The return of peace has left them with depleted purses and empty stores.

The North could replenish its depleted armies; the South could not.

How depleted are these battalions, many of them less than a hundred strong!

Then if we can fill up our depleted ranks we'll be ready for him in the spring.

Evidently they could not be depended upon to replenish the depleted larder.

The longer he puts off attacking me, the more his treasury is depleted.

"You said nothing yet," replied the corporal, rescuing his depleted store.

Moreover, their forces were being daily depleted by sickness and desertion.

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