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Tire

n.1.A tier, row, or rank. See Tier.
1.Attire; apparel.
2.A covering for the head; a headdress.
On her head she wore a tire of gold.
- Spenser.
3.A child's apron, covering the breast and having no sleeves; a pinafore; a tier.
4.Furniture; apparatus; equipment.
5.A ring, hoop or band, as of rubber or metal, on the circumference of the wheel of a vehicle, to impart strength and receive the wear. In Britain, spelled tyre.
v. t.1.To adorn; to attire; to dress.
[Jezebel] painted her face, and tired her head.
- 2 Kings ix. 30.
v. i.1.To seize, pull, and tear prey, as a hawk does.
2.To seize, rend, or tear something as prey; to be fixed upon, or engaged with, anything.
1.To become weary; to be fatigued; to have the strength fail; to have the patience exhausted; as, a feeble person soon tires.
[imp. & p. p. Tired ; p. pr. & vb. n. Tiring.]
v. t.1.To exhaust the strength of, as by toil or labor; to exhaust the patience of; to wear out (one's interest, attention, or the like); to weary; to fatigue; to jade.
To tire out
to weary or fatigue to exhaustion; to harass.
Noun1.tire - hoop that covers a wheel; "automobile tires are usually made of rubber and filled with compressed air"
Synonyms: tyre
Verb1.tire - get tired of something or somebody
Synonyms: fatigue, jade, weary, pall
2.tire - exhaust or tire through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
Antonyms:
refreshen, freshen, refresh - make fresh again
3.tire - deplete; "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"
4.tire - cause to be bored
Synonyms: bore
annoy, apparel, array, attire, balloon tire, be infinitely repetitive, be tedious, beat, bedeck, bedrape, belted bias tire, belted radial tire, bias tire, blow, bother, break down, bundle up, burden, burn out, clothe, collapse, crack up, crush one, debilitate, deck, dight, disgust, do in, do up, drag on, drain, drape, dress, droop, drop, dud, enclothe, endue, enervate, enfeeble, ennui, enrobe, enshroud, envelop, enwrap, exasperate, exhaustion, fag, fag out, faint, fatigue, felly, flag, frazzle, garb, garment, gasp, get tired, give out, glut, go on forever, grow weary, habilitate, harass, haunt, haunt the memory, invest, irk, irritate, knock out, knock up, lap, lassitude, muffle up, nauseate, nonskid tire, obsess, oppress, overfatigue, overstrain, overtire, overweary, pall, pant, peter out, play out, pneumatic tire, poop, poop out, prey on, prostrate, prostration, puff, puff and blow, radial tire, rag out, raiment, retread, retreaded tire, rim, robe, run down, run out, safety tire, sap, satiate, sheathe, shroud, sicken, sink, snow tire, studded tire, succumb, swaddle, swathe, tire out, tire to death, tiredness, tubeless tire, use up, wear, wear down, wear on, wear upon one, weariness, weigh upon, weight down, wheeze, white sidewall tire, wilt, wind, winter tire, worn-out, wrap, wrap up
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