HyperDic: exhaustion

English > 3 senses of the word exhaustion:
NOUNstateexhaustionextreme / extreme fatigue
eventexhaustion, debilitation, enervation, enfeeblementserious weakening and loss of energy
actexhaustionthe act of exhausting something entirely
exhaustion > pronunciation
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > exhaustion: 3 senses > noun 1, state
Meaningextreme / extreme fatigue.
NarrowerfrazzleA state of extreme / extreme exhaustion
inanitionexhaustion resulting from lack of food
mental exhaustion, brain-fagexhaustion that affects mental keenness
Broaderfatigue, weariness, tirednesstemporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work
English > exhaustion: 3 senses > noun 2, event
Meaningserious weakening and loss of energy.
Synonymsdebilitation, enervation, enfeeblement
BroaderweakeningBecoming weaker
Spanishdebilitación, desmadejamiento
English > exhaustion: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of exhausting something entirely.
BroaderdepletionThe act of decreasing something markedly
Verbsexhaustwear out completely
exhaustuse up the whole supply of
exhaustuse up (resources or materials)

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