Adjective "wearily" definition and examples

(Wearily may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈwɪ(ə)rəli/

Definitions and examples

adverb

With extreme tiredness.
  1. 'I trudged wearily home from work'
  2. 'I poked my head around the corner, wearily eying the bustling servants.'
  3. 'He wearily walked up the staircase to his room.'

More definitions

1. physically or mentally exhausted by hard work, exertion, strain, etc.; fatigued; tired: weary eyes; a weary brain.

2. characterized by or causing fatigue: a weary journey.

3. impatient or dissatisfied with something (often followed by of): weary of excuses.

4. characterized by or causing impatience or dissatisfaction; tedious; irksome: a weary wait. verb (used with or without object), wearied, wearying.

5. to make or become weary; fatigue or tire:

More examples(as adjective)

"stairways can be wearily."

Origin

(weary)