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My roving excursion this day had fatigued my body, and diverted my imagination.

For very early shall I leave this place; harassed and fatigued to death.

He was fatigued and dilapidated, but he had not caught Donald.

The proceedings had really lasted too long and fatigued one too much.

"You are fatigued," said madame, raising her glance as she knotted the money.

Fatigued by this lengthy speech, I closed my eyes and yawned.

Vivian trusted that she was not fatigued by the fte, and asked after Mr. Beckendorff.

The island seemed to swim in a fatigued and breathless atmosphere.

Fatigued and appeased, he sank into a sort of gentle and uncertain torpor.

The horses, not in the least fatigued by their long canter, trotted up the slope.

WORD ORIGIN

1660s, "that which causes weariness," from French fatigue "weariness," from fatiguer "to tire," from Latin fatigare, originally "to cause to break down," later, "to weary, fatigue, tire out," from pre-Latin adj. *fati-agos "driving to the point of breakdown," from Old Latin *fatis (of unknown origin, related to adv. affatim "sufficiently" and to fatisci "crack, split") + root of agere "to drive" (see act (n.)). Meaning "weariness from exertion" is from 1719.

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