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1. fatigue [ n ] temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work

Used in print:

(High Fidelity, 11:10...)

This absence of peaky highs and beefed-up bass not_only produces greater fidelity , but it eliminates listener fatigue .

(Bonnie Prudden, "The Dancer and the Gymnast"...)

First of the problems attacked would be fatigue and emotional tension , since action relieves both .

(Bruce Palmer, "My Brother's Keeper", Many Are...)

A feeling of futility , an enervation of mind greater than any fatigue he had ever known , seeped through him .

Synonyms fatigue weariness tiredness Related Terms temporary_state exhaustion eyestrain grogginess jet_lag loginess tire

2. fatigue [ n ] a lack of vitality

Used in print:

(J. W. C. Hagstrom et al., "Debilitating muscular...)

In september , 1958 , the patient developed generalized weakness and fatigue which was concurrent with exacerbation of his anemia ; the hemoglobin was 10.6 gm. .

Synonyms fatigue anaemia anemia Related Terms symptom

3. fatigue [ n ] (of materials (especially metals)) the state of being weakened by long stress
Examples: : "metal fatigue"

Synonyms fatigue Related Terms failing

4. fatigue [ v ] exhaust or tire though overuse or great strain or stress
Examples: "We wore ourselves out on this hike"

Synonyms tire wear_out tire_out wear_down weary outwear fag_out wear fatigue fag jade wear_upon Related Terms refresh indispose exhaust overtire wear tire

5. fatigue [ v ] get tired of something or somebody

Synonyms tire fatigue weary jade pall Related Terms deteriorate poop_out retire hack

6. fatigue [ n ] (always used with a modifier) boredom resulting from overexposure
Examples: "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"

Synonyms fatigue Related Terms boredom tire

7. fatigue [ n ] labor of a nonmilitary kind done by soldiers (cleaning or digging or draining or so on)
Examples: "the soldiers were put on fatigue to teach them a lesson" "they were assigned to kitchen fatigues"

Synonyms fatigue fatigue_duty Related Terms assignment military

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