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worn-out

worn-out Sentence Examples

  • She was so worn out that she fell asleep at the table.

  • Talon hauled her along until he, too, was worn out and she dropped behind both.

  • But then, I never expected you to get up at night and take care of the baby when I was worn out.

  • He glanced at her, noticing for the first time that she was worn out.

  • He was obviously as worn out as Dean, feeling all of his seventy-six years.

  • And Dad, worn out from working the farm all day; disgruntled by years of fighting a losing battle with nature - of never having enough money to take care of his family properly.

  • Sella, the real head of the Lanza cabinet, was worn out by four years continuous work and disheartened by the perfidious misrepresentation in which Italian politicians, particularly those of the Left, have ever excelled.

  • In November the ship was wrecked on Bering Island; and the gallant Dane, worn out with scurvy, died there on the 8th of December 1741.

  • On all sides there was danger and revolt, even Baber's own soldiers, worn out with the heat of this new climate, longed for Kabul.

  • But this was not to be; he was worn out by the incessant toils and fatigues and austerities of his laborious life, and he died at his monastery at Bologna, on the 6th of August 1221.

  • His last days were spent in a cave in the parish of Sorn, near his birthplace, and there he died in 1686, worn out by hardship and privation.

  • The couch was worn out by ceaseless jumping by the children.

  • In Canada and the United States this rational employment of a leguminous crop for ploughing in green is largely resorted to for the amelioration of worn-out wheat lands and other soils, the condition of which has been lowered to an unremunerative level by the repeated growth year after year of a cereal crop. The well-known paper of Lawes, Gilbert and Pugh (1861), " On the Sources of the Nitrogen of Vegetation,.

  • When the worn-out cells are broken down, the urates are carried dissolved in the blood to the Malpighian tubes for excretion.

  • While engaged on this task he died, worn out with disease, on the 3rd of March 1703 in London, and was buried in St Helen's Church, Bishopsgate Street.

  • He died on the 14th of July 1850, worn out and nearly blind with incessant study.

  • Scarcely leaving his troops time to restore their worn-out footgear, or for the cavalry to replace their jaded horses from captured Prussian resources, he set Davout in motion towards Warsaw on the 2nd of November, and the remainder of the army followed in successive echelons as rapidly as they could be despatched.

  • Nevertheless veils were not usually worn out of doors, the countrywoman of to-day is not veiled, and it is uncertain whether there is any early parallel for the yashmak, the narrow strip which covers the face below the eyes and hangs down to the feet.

  • Both sides had suffered very severely in the furious encounters that had been in progress since the evening of the 6th, and the troops were completely worn out by their efforts.

  • At Anzac, where conditions favoured the retreating troops less, it had been necessary to destroy some valuable war material at the last moment, and a few worn-out guns had purposely been abandoned.

  • A large number of guns had been retained ashore in view of the danger of a determined attack by the Turks on the 8th, when the lines were thinly held; it had been decided to abandon several of these, worn-out ordnance being earmarked for the purpose.

  • Arminius died, worn out by uncongenial controversy and ecclesiastical persecution, before his system had been elaborated into the logical consistency it attained in the hands of his celebrated successor, Simon Episcopius; but though inchoate in detail, it was in its principles clear and coherent enough.

  • Then he tells of his love and how he had suffered from it, how he had journeyed through the desert (this part often contains some of the most famous descriptions and praises of animals) until his beast became thin and worn-out.

  • Thus poetry became more and more artificial, until in the Abbasid period poets arose who felt themselves strong enough to give up the worn-out forms and adopt others more suitable.

  • Flying from the country, he encountered the plague at Pinczoff; three of his four children were carried off; and he himself, worn out by age and misfortune, died in solitude and obscurity at Schlakau in Moravia, about the end of 1564.

  • Blucher's worn-out soldiers could not withstand the tremendous impact of Napoleon's choicest troops, and the Prussian centre was pierced and broken.

  • He died on the 12th of December 1894, worn out with overwork.

  • Even as it was the resistance of the Maori was utterly worn out at last.

  • When the worn-out old Emperor was succeeded by an immature boy, the serious, positive and somewhat " schoolmasterish " Kdrber did not strike the right note with him.

  • At last, worn out by age, he accepted an amnesty and returned to the city of Mexico, where he died in obscurity on the 10th of June 1876.

  • The Spanish fleet was in bad health, the French much worn-out.

  • Guichen returned home with the most worn-out of his ships.

  • He had specially prepared himself, as he thought, for "teaching imaginative men, and political men, and legal men, and scientific men who bear the world in hand"; and he did not attempt to win their attention to abstract and worn-out theological arguments, but discussed the opinions, the poetry, the politics, the manners and customs of the time, and this not with philosophical comprehensiveness, not in terms of warm eulogy or measured blame, but of severe satire varied by fierce denunciation, and with a specific minuteness which was concerned primarily with individuals.

  • He died, worn out and wasted with labour and absorbing care, while still in the prime of life, on the 7th of December 1834.

  • On the 19th of April 1791 he died, worn out with suffering and disease.

  • 3 tells a story about Tyre during this period: the city, after being worn out though not defeated in long wars with the Persians, was so enfeebled that it was seized by the slaves, who rose and massacred their masters; one Straton alone escaped and was afterwards made king.

  • the constitution of the worn-out republic of the United Netherlands work smoothly, and in all probability it would have been within a very short time replaced by an hereditary monarchy, had not the cataclysm of the French Revolution swept it away from its path, never to be revived.

  • His remaining years were full of troubles and persecutions nobly borne, till at last, worn out by them, he died on the 17th of November 1668; and the mourners, remembering their beloved minister's words while yet with them, "If I should die fifty miles away, let me be buried at Taunton," found a grave for him in St Mary's chancel.

  • He had in his favour the mass of the inhabitants, who were worn out by the oppressive taxation imposed by their spendthrift rulers.

  • Hort died on the 30th of November 1892, worn out by intense mental labour.

  • For the safety of his route to the new positions assigned to his army depended now on the ability of the left wing of the worn-out II.

  • The behaviour of the majority of the troops had been beyond all praise, but all were now worn-out, physically fatigued by the long trial of the retreat and suffering from the great moral depression caused by unexpected defeat and retirement from the lines they had held so long.

  • Frustrated in all his plans, broken-hearted by the death of his son (by his second wife, Marie Ludwika of Angouleme, Wladislaus had no issue), the king, worn out and disillusioned, died at Merecz on the 20th of May 1648, in his 52nd year.

  • He must indeed take with him the sacred fire and implements for domestic sacrifice, but until death overtakes him he must wander silent, alone, possessing no hearth nor dwelling, begging his food in the villages, firm of purpose, with a potsherd for an alms bowl, the roots of trees for a dwelling, and clad in coarse worn-out garments.

  • Depressed by his failure, deeply wounded by the king's favour for Louvois, and worn out by overwork, Colbert's strength gave way at a comparatively early age.

  • Eck died at Ingolstadt on the 10th of February 1543, fighting to the last and worn out before his time.

  • In 1770 Granby, worn out by political and financial trouble, resigned all his offices, except the colonelcy of the Blues.

  • Lord Eldon was continued in office as chancellor under Pitt; but the new administration was of short duration, for on the 23rd of January 1806 Pitt died, worn out with the anxieties of office, and his ministry was succeeded by a coalition, under Lord Grenville.

  • And thereupon, worn out by two days' hill fighting and lacking in internal homogeneity, Mahmud Mukhtar's Corps broke up, abandoning Kirk Kilisse and its fortifications, and streamed away in panic. The Bulgarians entered Kirk Kilisse on the 24th and possessed themselves of immense booty, including 55 guns.

  • By way of compensation for the loss of his rights, the works were handed back to him in 1800, but all his efforts to obtain money enough to restore them and resume manufacturing on a profitable scale were vain, and, worn out with disappointment, he died by his own hand at Saint-Denis on the 16th of January 1806.

  • But a few weeks after his accession Turkey sustained a crushing defeat at Slankamen from the Austrians under Prince Louis of Baden and was driven from Hungary; during the four years of his reign disaster followed on disaster, and in 1695 Ahmed died, worn out by disease and sorrow.

  • The leather thongs, by which the tablets of Confucius's copy were tied together, were thrice worn out by his constant handling.

  • At length, worn out by this long agony, he suffered the fatal words to escape him, "Let him go if he will."

  • On his return from America to England for the last time the change in his appearance forcibly impressed Wesley, who wrote in his Journal: " He seemed to be an old man, being fairly worn out in his Master's service, though he had hardly seen fifty years."

  • With an empty treasury and unpaid mutinous troops, no faculty could have helped Requesens to succeed; and he was only an honest official who was worn out in trying to do the impossible.

  • The men of the 14th century, who commanded armies and executed coups detat at eighteen, were often worn out by sixty.

  • He survived for a few months, but died, worn out by his incessant campaigning, on the 3fst of August 1422, leaving the crown of England and the heirship of France to his only child Henry of Windsor, an infant less than two years old.

  • Bedford, worn out by long campaigning, died at Rouen on the i4th of September 1435, just before the results of the treaty Death of of Arras began to make themselves felt.

  • Peel, worn out with a protracted struggle, placed his resignation in the dueens hands- Thus fell the great minister, who perhaps had conferred more benefits on his country than any of his predecessors.

  • The tsar, worn out with disappointment, suddenly died, and was succeeded by his son Alexander.

  • These conflicts seem to have worn out the land, which already in Roman times had fallen into decay.

  • He died at Halle on the 14th of March 1791, worn out by his labours, and disappointed at the issue of his work.

  • To be brief, in less than four years the government had well-nigh worn out its own patience with its own errors, failures and distractions, and would gladly have gone to pieces when it was defeated on an Irish university bill.

  • The result is that new machinery is bought in very large quantities, used until it is worn out or cannot be repaired without considerable work, and then left in the fields to rust.

  • The steady diminution of his crew by sickness, and the worn-out state of his remaining consorts, compelled him at last to collect all the survivors in the "Centurion."

  • The emperors Probus, Constantine, Julian and Valentinian, themselves foreigners, were worn out with repulsing these repeated assaults, and the general enervation of society did the rest.

  • The nation, worn out by the long disorders consequent on the captivity of King John and the insanity of Charles VI., abandoned itself to the joys of peace.

  • This worn-out septuagenarian, who prized rest above everything, imported into foreign policy the same mania for economy and the same sloth in action.

  • Speaking generally, Portuguese is further removed than Castilian from Latin; its development has gone further, and its actual forms are more worn out than those of the sister language, and hence it has, not without reason, been compared to French, with which it has some very notable analogies.

  • Bearing this in mind the reader will understand that so much of the natural history of the honey-bee as is necessary for elucidating the practical part of our subject may be comprised in (I) the life of the insect, (2) its mission in life, and (3) utilizing to the utmost the brief period during which it can labour before being worn out with toil.

  • Though thin and worn out in places, it averages probably too ft., and is often as much as 200 ft.

  • On his death it became the residence of his wife, Elizabeth of Hungary, who built a hospital there, and died in 1231, at the age of twenty-four, worn out with works of religion and charity.

  • He died on the 16th of September 1824, worn out in body, but still retaining flashes of his former clear insight and scepticism.

  • She was so worn out that she fell asleep at the table.

  • Talon hauled her along until he, too, was worn out and she dropped behind both.

  • With her belly full of his blood and her body worn out by the rough sex, she couldn't remember being more content.

  • But then, I never expected you to get up at night and take care of the baby when I was worn out.

  • He glanced at her, noticing for the first time that she was worn out.

  • He was obviously as worn out as Dean, feeling all of his seventy-six years.

  • And Dad, worn out from working the farm all day; disgruntled by years of fighting a losing battle with nature - of never having enough money to take care of his family properly.

  • armor type, the more damage it can take before being worn out completely.

  • base camps at which artifacts were repaired and worn-out stone components replaced.

  • brake pads are not worn out.

  • I visited the chandlery to replace a worn-out copy of Nicholson and ended up buying several other books.

  • Then, we replaced worn-out ferrules in the area.

  • Just relax and unwind among its inviting contours and snug cushions, and rest your worn out feet on the fantastic matching footstool.

  • Nevertheless, she was worn out and depressed by her efforts to render the great cavernous palace habitable.

  • also miscellaneous discussions on death, castles, computering, birds, fish etc etc. i am quite worn out!

  • nickel plating can be used to reclaim worn out or over machined surfaces.

  • The customer needs to check first of all that the brake pads are not worn out.

  • nickel plating can be used to reclaim worn out or over machined surfaces.

  • replaced when it is lost, gets damaged, is stolen or worn out.

  • shabby, worn-out clothes every day?

  • The condition of the remaining track varies from quite good, some relatively new on concrete sleepers to worn out on rotted wooden sleepers.

  • weekender scene consisted of worn out old tunes by Gloria Gaynor and McFadden and Whitehead.

  • wooden toys get worn out.

  • A program of wheelset changes to replace worn out brake disks was due to be completed by April 2003.

  • worn-out horse ') " .

  • worn-out clothes every day?

  • worn-out parts of the electrical installation yourself.

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