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Meaning of SPENT

Pronunciation:  spent

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  having all been spent; "the money is all gone"
  2. [adj]  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"
 

SPENT is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: dog-tired, exhausted, expended, fagged, fatigued, gone, played out, tired, washed-out, worn out(p), worn-out(a)
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.
                                               --Dryden.

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.

 

 

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