We tire of our leaders if they do not commit some embarrassing act that elicits our punishment and then our forgiveness.
Twilighters also tire more easily and need more time off for illness, so hours worked slowly decline each year.
An untold number of gay Iranians, like Ali, tire of the harassment, fear and hiding, and leave Iran permanently.
"to weary," also "to become weary," Old English teorian (Kentish tiorian), of unknown origin, not found outside English. Related: Tired; tiring.
late 15c., "iron rim of a carriage wheel," probably from tire "equipment, dress, covering" (c.1300), a shortened form of attire. The notion is of the tire as the dressing of the wheel. The original spelling was tyre, which had shifted to tire in 17c.-18c., but since early 19c. tyre has been revived in Great Britain and become standard there. Rubber ones, for bicycles (later automobiles) are from 1870s.