(adjective, verb)


1. drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted

- the day's shopping left her exhausted

Similar word(s): tired, fatigued, gone, spent

2. depleted of energy, force, or strength

- impossible to grow tobacco on the exhausted soil

- the exhausted food sources

- exhausted oil wells

Similar word(s): spent

3. drained physically

- the day's events left her completely exhausted--her strength drained

Similar word(s): drained

Sentences with exhausted as an adjective:

- The exhausted man fell asleep immediately.

- The exhausted mine was worthless once all the ore had been extracted.


1. simple past tense and past participle of exhaust