WEARINESS's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of weariness
Definition:
n. fatigue; tiredness; feeling of dissatisfaction or vexation
Example:
I have spoken with numerous prisoners, and they have expressed that a feeling of dissatisfaction and weariness is gradually displaying in the Southern Army.”
Sentence in Classic:
He was listening with pain of spirit to the overtone of weariness behind their frail fresh innocent voices.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
He entered with a weariness and lethargy which was even more painful than his violence of the morning before, and he dropped heavily into the armchair which I pushed forward for him.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Tit kept moving on, without stopping, not showing the slightest weariness, but Levin was already beginning to be afraid he would not be able to keep it up: he was so tired.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With a sense of weariness and uncleanness from the night spent in the train, in the early fog of Petersburg Alexey Alexandrovitch drove through the deserted Nevsky and stared straight before him, not thinking of what was awaiting him.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
During the whole of the performance Levin felt like a deaf man watching people dancing, and was in a state of complete bewilderment when the fantasia was over, and felt a great weariness from the fruitless strain on his attention.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This might have been taken as an expression of sorrow and devotion, or of weariness and hope of resting before long.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But the bleached eyeball, the scar, and the familiar weariness of his expression were still the same.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Their white tunic was torn, and the branches had cut the skin of their arms, but they spoke as if they had never taken notice of it, nor of weariness, nor of fear.
Anthem By Ayn Rand Context
You have fallen asleep, not so much from weariness or satiety, as through a lack of vivid perceptions and impressions.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
With a transport of glee, I mauled the unresisting body, tasting delight from every blow; and it was not till weariness had begun to succeed, that I was suddenly, in the top fit of my delirium, struck through the heart by a cold thrill of terror.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
His body and brain ached with indescribable weariness, and he could think of nothing to say or to do that should arrest the mad flight of the moments.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton Context