Today’s English word of the day is: pooped. Keep reading to learn the meaning of ‘pooped’, hear the pronunciation, and read two examples of the vocabulary in use. With each English word of the day, I only focus on one definition. To see every meaning of the word, check out its entry in the Oxford Learner’s Dictionaries or in the Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary.
slang: (not before noun)(informal) very tired
American English Pronunciation: /pupt/
🙃: Hey, Dan! Want to come over tonight to play some poker? I’m putting my kids to bed around 9:00.
😩: I’d love to, but I’m going to have to take a rain check. I’ve been up since the crack of dawn, and I’m pooped!
😍: I wish I’d discovered the dog park sooner! I took Sancho this morning, and he was pooped for the next six hours!
😅: Ha! I wish I had something like that for my kids!
And just for fun… I’m sure this kitty would love to play, but he’s too pooped!
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Definition source: Oxford Learner’s Dictionaries.
Come back tomorrow for another advanced English word of the day! My schedule is:
THURSDAY: slang, idiom, or phrasal verb
FRIDAY: academic, literary, or otherwise “big” vocabulary