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bone-weary

adjective

extremely tired or weary; also called bone-tired

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  • The ruffians were bone-weary, for one thing, after the struggle to bring the vessel through the storm.

    Blackbeard: Buccaneer Ralph D. Paine
  • We got our supper, then turned in, bone-weary, but the ship groaned so that I daresn't sleep.

    A Man in the Open Roger Pocock
  • I was bone-weary; also the most particularly damned fool on the globe's surface.

    The Recipe for Diamonds Charles John Cutcliffe Wright Hyne

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