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Main Entry: 1ex·haust
Pronunciation: ig-primarystresszodotst
Function: verb
1 a : to use up completely <exhausted our funds> b : to use up all of the mental or physical energy of : TIRE, WEAR OUT <the long hike exhausted us>
2 a : to draw off or let out completely <exhaust the air from the jar> b : to empty by drawing something from
3 : to try out all of <they exhausted all possibilities>
synonym see TIRE
- ex·haust·er noun
- ex·haust·ibil·i·ty /-secondarystresszodot-stschwa-primarystressbil-schwat-emacron/ noun
- ex·haust·ible /-primarystresszodot-stschwa-bschwal/ adjective

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