1. [ verb ] wear out completely
Synonyms: tucker tucker_out wash_up beat

"This kind of work exhausts me" "I'm beat" "He was all washed up after the exam"

Related terms: tire play frazzle kill kill exhaustion
2. [ verb ] use up, as of resources or materials
Synonyms: eat use_up wipe_out eat_up run_through deplete consume

"this car consumes a lot of gas" "We exhausted our savings" "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"

Related terms: spend spend drain burn_off run_down indulge run_out take exhaustion
3. [ verb ] deplete
Synonyms: sap use_up tire play_out run_down

"exhaust one's savings" "We quickly played out our strength"

Related terms: consume drain play_out sapper
4. [ verb ] create a vacuum in (a bulb, flask, reaction vessel, etc.)
Synonyms: evacuate
Related terms: empty
5. [ verb ] use up the whole supply of

"We have exhausted the food supplies"

Related terms: empty exhaustion
6. [ noun ] gases ejected from an engine as waste products
Synonyms: fumes exhaust_fumes
Related terms: gas waste
7. [ noun ] system consisting of the parts of an engine through which burned gases or steam are discharged
Synonyms: exhaust_system
Related terms: system automobile_engine silencer exhaust_valve exhaust_pipe tailpipe exhaust_manifold
Similar spelling:   exhausted