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Usage examples for exhausted

  1. If we continue firm, France, exhausted by her conquests, must in the end fall. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. The Judge has not yet exhausted his leave of absence; he has not yet resumed the duties of his office." – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss
  3. Let it be well understood that strawberries cannot be made to do well on ground exhausted by the roots and covered by the shade of trees. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  4. His patience was utterly exhausted – The Flag by Homer Greene
  5. Three months ago this was impossible to me; I had exhausted both credit and capital. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  6. His strength was nearly exhausted but after a pause, he pressed my hand, and added, " Tell them I love them all." – Isaac T. Hopper by L. Maria Child
  7. Quite exhausted Carl dropped into a chair. – Carl and the Cotton Gin by Sara Ware Bassett
  8. Kate's patience was exhausted – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  9. I don't think, said Martin, we have anything like exhausted the sales possibilities of those pencil sharpeners, and I am going to suggest that we make that our novelty suggestion for the next week. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  10. But yours is exhausted so much the worse. – No Thoroughfare by Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins
  11. When I arrived home I had to go to bed, I was so exhausted – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  12. At the first station they informed us that all the horses were exhausted and that it was therefore impossible to go. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett
  13. I am going to open an account at the store in your name, for what little cash we had is very nearly exhausted – Down the Slope by James Otis
  14. And so on until all family affairs had been exhausted – Black Jack by Max Brand
  15. " Forgive me, Ivan Ivanitch, I will put my feet on a chair," I said, feeling that I was so exhausted I could not be myself; I sat further back on the sofa and put up my feet on an arm- chair. – The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  16. Some were in favour of staying by the well for several days, until the supply of water which their enemy had taken with him should be exhausted – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  17. One or other of the workers was continually going out to listen for the return of the party who were exploring the workings near the foot of the other shaft; and once or twice a member of this party, exhausted or ill, looked in for a dose of tea or brandy, and then stumbled out again to get himself conveyed to the upper air. – The New Rector by Stanley J. Weyman
  18. Esther, willing to please her, tried, and exhausted her patience on the first three lines. – Esther by Henry Adams
  19. Following his own good judgment and the advice of one of his Cabinet he resolved not to announce it so long as things were going badly with the North lest it should be looked upon as the last measure of an exhausted government, a cry for help. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. The next day I came back to look for her: she was then exhausted and half dead. – Esther by Henry Adams
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