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In the early 1990s, Gilbert remembers arriving in Melbourne a week before the tournament and trying to race his way into playing shape, only to feel tired two days later.

On Christmas Day, she said she was tired and went back to bed.

After hours and hours of boiling, you may get a tired of watching your cauldron bubble, but don’t give in to the temptation to wander off and work on some other project.

Isolating in her bedroom, Shorter felt more tired every day.

In my late teens, I quickly tired of sleeping on friends’ couches.

Kim Kardashian Breaks the InternetTalking about butts in relation to Kim Kardashian had become tired.

I answered his questions perfunctorily, begging off that I was soon to return to my dorm, as I was tired.

If your ears are tired of slick auto-tuned vocals, pick up this disk for an aural detox.

But Winter is dead, Clapton is tired of life on the road, and King unreliable in concert.

Hitchcock saw human behavior fresh, even in a tired form like melodrama.

It ended on a complaint that she was 'tired rather and spending my time at full length on a deck-chair in the garden.'

But this time, with all his cunning and perspiration, he could not induce another throb in the tired engines.

When he gets quite large the boy will get tired of having him for a pet, and perhaps bring him back.

But I am afraid you would very soon get tired of us, and I ought to tell you, frankly, that our little home is to be—a broken up.

Aunt Ri was looking forward to the rest with great anticipation; she was heartily tired of being on the move.


On this page you'll find 135 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tired, such as: annoyed, bored, distressed, drained, exasperated, and fatigued.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.