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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wea·ry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Wearied p. pr. & vb. n. Wearying.]
 1. To reduce or exhaust the physical strength or endurance of; to tire; to fatigue; as, to weary one's self with labor or traveling.
    So shall he waste his means, weary his soldiers.   --Shak.
 2. To make weary of anything; to exhaust the patience of, as by continuance.
    I stay too long by thee; I weary thee.   --Shak.
 3. To harass by anything irksome.
 I would not cease
 To weary him with my assiduous cries.   --Milton.
 To weary out, to subdue or exhaust by fatigue.
 Syn: -- To jade; tire; fatigue; fag.  See Jade.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 wearied
      See weary

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 weary
      adj : physically and mentally fatigued; "`aweary' is archaic"
            [syn: aweary]
      v 1: exhaust or tire through overuse or great strain or stress;
           "We wore ourselves out on this hike" [syn: tire, wear
           upon, tire out, wear, jade, wear out, outwear,
            wear down, fag out, fag, fatigue] [ant: refresh]
      2: get tired of something or somebody [syn: tire, pall, fatigue,
          jade]
      [also: wearied, weariest, wearier]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 wearied
      adj : exhausted; "my father's words had left me jaded and
            depressed"- William Styron [syn: jaded]