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Usage examples for weariness

  1. He drew a breath of weariness. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  2. Mrs. Craven from her great knowledge, Rupert from his great weariness, Margaret from her great love? – The Prelude to Adventure by Hugh Walpole
  3. One man, however, who was half dead with weariness, had been left. – The Story of Norway by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  4. " Yes," said Ned eagerly; and he forgot his weariness in the desire to know that which had been concealed from him. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  5. Men got up to their work in the morning not as to a routine occupation in which they did the same things over and over again, until they were so tired that they could scarcely do them any more, and then came home to rest from fatigue in weariness of mind and of body. – Education: How Old The New by James J. Walsh
  6. I don't know, said Leopold, with a sigh of weariness. – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  7. He simply stood still and trembled, partly with fear and partly with weariness. – The Adventures of Lightfoot the Deer by Thornton W. Burgess
  8. All were too tired to make an attack upon the whales that day, and after a good meal the watch was set, and those at liberty sought relief from their weariness in sleep, leaving the ship lying to and with the fires going sufficiently to enable the engineer to get up steam at a very short notice and take the ship out of danger if any came near. – Steve Young by George Manville Fenn
  9. All things are full of weariness. – Practical Ethics by William DeWitt Hyde
  10. This is not the only time when the energy of children is in conflict with the weariness of men. – Essays by Alice Meynell
  11. Kurt saw a weariness, a shade, in the gray lined face that had never been there before. – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  12. I am not afraid of anything that may happen, and there is no weariness of thought. – The Child of the Dawn by Arthur Christopher Benson
  13. It only leaves him in moments of illness and weariness. – Erasmus and the Age of Reformation by Johan Huizinga
  14. It was only her weariness that made her so weak to- night! – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  15. At last, when she was faint from weariness, she heard steps coming up the stairs, and her mother entered, followed by Mrs. Wheaton. – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  16. Nothing told us, as we halted in our weariness, that we had reached the Promised Land. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. " I wish you could," she mused with infinite weariness. – The Lighted Match by Charles Neville Buck
  18. Trirodov smiled and said sadly: She left life before the time had come for weariness to make its appearance. – The Created Legend by Feodor Sologub
  19. He forgot his weariness, and sat down before the fire to think of one known but a few brief hours. – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe
  20. When she went into training I could see Her purpose to wear down herself, forget In weariness of body, something lived. – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters
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