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1. Having the strength much exhausted by toil or violent exertion tired fatigued. It should be observed however that this word expresses less than tired, particularly when applied to a beast as a tired horse. It is followed by of, before the cause of fatigue as, to be weary of marching to be weary of reaping to be weary of study.
2. Having the patience exhausted, or the mind yielding to discouragement. He was weary of asking for redress.
3. Causing weariness tiresome as a weary way a weary life.

WEARY, from the adjective.

1. To reduce or exhaust the physical strength of the body to tire to fatigue as, to weary ones self with labor or traveling.

The people shall weary themselves for very vanity. Habakkuk 2 .

2. To make impatient of continuance.

I stay too long by thee I weary thee.

3. To harass by any thing irksome as, to be wearied of waiting for the arrival of the post.

To weary out, to subdue or exhaust by fatigue.

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Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. Public Domain. Copy freely.
Material presented was supplied by Brandon Staggs and was derived from the KJV Dictionary found on his website located at
The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software.

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Entry for 'Weary'. King James Dictionary.

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