weariness


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temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work

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War weariness helped BarackObama become president in 2008.
Weariness was also noticed with the other ambassadors.
It is alarming that this year's EC report on Bulgaria is the first to show certain weariness, even desperation," Donchev added.
The 35-year-old actress, dressed in an orange kurta and white chudidar, didn't have any telltale signs of weariness and seemed to be in a cheery mood, following her enthralling performances in the concert tour last week.
In the end, George, with his love fighting against his own weariness and diminished future on top of Anne's, is driven to make some critical decisions for both of them.
Rest after weariness, peace after pain, safe in God's keeping till we meet again.
Emys uses an animated neck, three discs and a set of eyes to express a range of nine different emotional states, from a difficult-to-discern anger to a comical surprise with sadness, disgust, weariness and joy mixed in, among others, reports the Telegraph.
Their romance leads to marriage and a family, but the excitement is replaced by weariness, leading Cindy to have a fling with her high school sweetheart - with disastrous results.
There's a bleak midwinter shiver to Skelly's voice as it emerges through the eerie mist of harrowing world weariness.
Yet for all its effectiveness in illustrating that Southerners wanted the war to end, the book does not address the significant distinction between war weariness and desire to reenter the Union.
PRESIDENT Demetris Christofias was yesterday accused of discrimination when it emerged that one of his reasons for vetoing a law extending teachers' retirement age was "the mental and physical weariness that occurs in teachers over 60 years old".
ATHENS: Greek police fired teargas at rioters shouting "burn parliament" in Athens on Tuesday but fewer ordinary Greeks turned out for rallies in a sign of weariness with anti-austerity protests.
Summary: Athens, June 29, 2010, SPA -- Greek police fired teargas at rioters shouting "burn parliament" in Athens today but fewer ordinary Greeks turned out for rallies in a sign of weariness with anti-austerity protests, according to Reuters.
It was down to weariness and I lost my concentration.
An "unremitting" diet of bad news lowers mutual esteem and breeds cynicism and world weariness, he said in a lecture to mark Catholic World Communications Day.