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spent Explained

spent at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


spent at English irregular forms Of Explained:

=> {spend}

spent at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

the past tense and past participle of spend//
spent 2 adj
1 already used, and now empty or useless: --He tried to eject the spent cartridge and reload.// --spent matches//
2 a spent force: if a political idea or organization is a spent force, it no longer has any power or influence// --Socialism had become a spent political force.//
3 literary extremely tired:

spent at Norwegian => English Of Explained:


spent at English => English (GNU/Linux) Of Explained:

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spent at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

94 Moby Thesaurus words for "spent":
ablated, acquitted, all in, ausgespielt, beat, beat up, beaten,
bleary, bone-weary, burned-out, burnt up, bushed, consumed, dead,
dead-and-alive, dead-tired, deadbeat, depleted, devitalized,
disabled, discharged, dissipated, dog-tired, dog-weary, done,
done for, done in, done up, down the drain, drained, eaten up,
effete, emptied, enervated, enfeebled, eroded, eviscerated,
exhausted, expended, fagged out, far-gone, fatigued, fini,
finished, frazzled, gone, gone to waste, hired, impoverished,
incapacitated, jaded, knocked out, laid low, liquidated, lost,
misspent, paid, paid in full, played out, pooped, pooped out,
postpaid, prepaid, prostrate, ready to drop, receipted, remitted,
run to seed, run-down, salaried, sapped, settled, shotten,
squandered, tired, tired out, tired to death, tuckered out, used,
used up, waged, washed-out, washed-up, wasted, weakened, wearied,
weary, weary unto death, whacked, wiped out, worn, worn away,
worn out, worn-out

spent at Polish => English Of Explained:


spent at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Fatigue): fatigued, tired, weary, drowsy, drooping, haggard, faint, bushed*, exhausted, prostrate, spent, overtired, worn out, overwrought.

spent at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

1 [usually before noun] that has been used, so that it cannot be used again:
spent bullets / matches * spent blooms (= flowers that have died)
2 (written) very tired:
After the gruelling test, he felt totally spent.
a spent force a person or group that no longer has any power or influence:
The opposition party is now a spent political force.
see also SPEND, SPENT, SPENT v.

Spent at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Spent \Spent\ (sp[e^]nt), a.
1. Exhausted; worn out; having lost energy or motive force.

Now thou seest me Spent, overpowered, despairing of
success. --Addison.

Heaps of spent arrows fall and strew the ground.

2. (Zo["o]l.) Exhausted of spawn or sperm; -- said especially
of fishes.

{Spent ball}, a ball shot from a firearm, which reaches an
object without having sufficient force to penetrate it.

Spend \Spend\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spent}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Spending}.] [AS. spendan (in comp.), fr. L. expendere or
dispendere to weigh out, to expend, dispense. See {Pendant},
and cf. {Dispend}, {Expend}, {Spence}, {Spencer}.]
1. To weigh or lay out; to dispose of; to part with; as, to
spend money for clothing.

Spend thou that in the town. --Shak.

Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not
bread? --Isa. lv. 2.

spent at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired;
completely exhausted; "the day's shopping left her
exhausted"; "he went to bed dog-tired"; "was fagged
and sweaty"; "the trembling of his played out limbs";
"felt completely washed-out"; "only worn-out horses
and cattle"; "you look worn out" [syn: {exhausted}, {dog-tired},
{fagged}, {fatigued}, {played out}, {washed-out}, {worn-out(a)},
{worn out(p)}]
2: having all been spent; "the money is all gone" [syn: {gone},

v 1: pass (time) in a specific way; "How are you spending your
summer vacation?" [syn: {pass}]
2: pay out; "spend money" [syn: {expend}, {drop}]
3: spend completely; "I spend my pocket money in two days"
[also: {spent}]

See {spend}

spent at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: IPA » /ˈspɛnt/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"spEnt/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-spent.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɛnt


    Inter: en-adj » -

  • Consumed, used up, exhausted, depleted.
    1. : a spent cartridge

      Related terms

      * spent force


      Inter: trans-top » used up

  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|vermoeid, Inter: t+ » nl|uitgeput
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|käytetty

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|épuisé, Inter: t+ » fr|fatigué, Inter: t+ » fr|éreinté
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|usada

    Inter: trans-botto » m


  • Inter: past of » spend


    * Inter: rank » marriage|religious|allow|875|spent|soldiers|speech|fast

  • Translation: de » spent
    Translation: et » spent
    Translation: el » spent
    Translation: es » spent
    Translation: fa » spent
    Translation: fr » spent
    Translation: ko » spent
    Translation: io » spent
    Translation: it » spent
    Translation: ku » spent
    Translation: li » spent
    Translation: hu » spent
    Translation: mg » spent
    Translation: ml » spent
    Translation: my » spent
    Translation: ja » spent
    Translation: pl » spent
    Translation: pt » spent
    Category: simple:spent -
    Translation: fi » spent
    Translation: sv » spent
    Translation: ta » spent
    Translation: te » spent
    Translation: vi » spent
    Translation: zh » spent