|1.||[ noun ] temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work|
|Related terms:||temporary_state exhaustion eyestrain grogginess jet_lag loginess tire|
|2.||[ noun ] (medicine) a lack of vitality|
|3.||[ noun ] (of materials (especially metals)) the state of being weakened by long stress|
: "metal fatigue"
|4.||[ verb ] exhaust or tire though overuse or great strain or stress|
|Synonyms:||tire wear_out tire_out wear_down weary outwear fag_out wear jade fag wear_upon|
"We wore ourselves out on this hike"
|Related terms:||refresh indispose exhaust overtire wear tire|
|5.||[ verb ] get tired of something or somebody|
|Synonyms:||tire jade weary pall|
|Related terms:||deteriorate poop_out retire hack|
|6.||[ noun ] (always used with a modifier) boredom resulting from overexposure|
"he was suffering from museum fatigue" "after watching TV with him she had a bad case of football fatigue" "the American public is experiencing scandal fatigue" "political fatigue"
|Related terms:||boredom tire|
|7.||[ noun ] (military) labor of a nonmilitary kind done by soldiers (cleaning or digging or draining or so on)|
"the soldiers were put on fatigue to teach them a lesson" "they were assigned to kitchen fatigues"
|Related terms:||assignment military|