careworn


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Synonyms for careworn

Synonyms for careworn

pale and exhausted, as because of worry or sleeplessness

Synonyms for careworn

showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering

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But then something so terrible happens that it shakes us from our careworn complacency and we realise that something has to be done.
Stunning second song What's A Man To Do crackles with careworn loveliness as Lewis' towering vocals deftly pirouette around beautiful violin flourishes.
He was a totally different man to the almost exhausted and careworn figure he cut when he was Prime Minister.
Broken windows and graffiti help make a building that once was a High Street delight appear careworn.
Thereafter Alex McLeish felt his Blues players carried the careworn look of a demoralised unit.
Each morning, I watched hundreds of careworn commuters and office workers on the Corporation doubledecker buses going into town," he told me.
We are raising literally half of the next generation in "detached" families in which parents and youngsters come together for not more than an hour or two at the end of the day, when both are tired and careworn.
Steve Bruce looks careworn and frustrated yet still hammers out a defiant message but there's a limit to how much he will take.
When you hear of her situation you think immediately of words like harassed and careworn but Jacqui is sexy, bright, quick, has a great sense of humour and she's quirky.
This week her careworn face with its blank eyes was splashed across the pages of every newspaper.
In Wellington he left the pitch after barely an hour clutching his right shoulder with the looks of a careworn, troubled man.
15) have a rather careworn look to them these days, and it may well be worth concentrating on the less exposed ones at this stage of the season.
Men look a bit careworn and slightly overwhelmed I imagine and tend to hover round the PlayStation/Scalextrix aisle praying for the days when their kids are old enough to have one and they can pretend they've bought it for the children.
The anxious, careworn faces of downtrodden people who have no choice but to continue as best they can convey their plight more powerfully than any words.
Wenger his in Mourinho has appeared shorn of many of his old certainties, slightly careworn now after years of infighting at Real Madrid.