how to pronounce weary


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weary is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of weary in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… still a bit weary of the written word we …”

meanings of weary


  1. Expressive of fatigue.
  2. Having the strength exhausted by toil or exertion; tired; fatigued.
  3. Causing weariness; tiresome.
  4. Having one's patience, relish, or contentment exhausted; tired; sick.


  1. To make or to become weary.


  1. A surname​.

weary frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word weary occurs in english on average 7.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics weary can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that weary can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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